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Brandon Group Area
Place count in area: 15, OSI/LPS Maps: 70 
Highest place:
Brandon, 951.7m
Maximum height for area: 951.7 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 934 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Brandon Peak Mountain Barr an Ghéaráin A name in Irish
(Ir. Barr an Ghéaráin [OSI], 'top of the fang') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Rhythmically bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 840m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q47207 09481
Place visited by 412 members. Recently by: nolanlyn, PaulaMc, reespdr, billh999, bergman, David-Guenot, JimMc, Felix, Younghappy, marymac, carbar, ilenia, PaulNolan, pwbellarby, Owenloughrey
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Longitude: -10.236348, Latitude: 52.216359 , Easting: 47207, Northing: 109481 Prominence: 190m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 447190 609534,   GPS IDs, 6 char: BrndPk, 10 char: BrndnPeak
Bedrock type: Rhythmically bedded sandstone, (Ballymore Sandstone Formation)

From the vicinity of Cloghane church there is a strange optical illusion whereby this peak seems higher than the summit, though it is actually over 100m lower.   Brandon Peak is the 25th highest place in Ireland.

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Drama to rival Brandon itself .. by milo   (Show all for Brandon Peak)
 
TOOK THE PILGRIM PATH TO THE SUMMIT AND OUR FAITH .. by MAP1878   (Show all for Brandon Peak)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Brandon Peak in area Brandon Group, Ireland
Picture: Eastern Ridge
 
Interesting ridge to the east
by Onzy  28 Apr 2015
On a recent clear day, I got a great view of the ridge that descends in an easterly (with a touch of north) direction into Loch Croichte. This must be a spectacular ascent route and looks feasible from the map, though maybe not right along the crest. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/24/comment/17956/
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A big one for me, in every sense. .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Brandon Peak)
 
Woolly jumper .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Brandon Peak)
 
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