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Brandon Group Area   S: Brandon Ridge South Subarea
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,

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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 Munster Province, 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 514 members. Recently by: GerryCarroll, stuartdonaldson, Liamob, conorjob, bobbar, marktrengove, Beti13, Jimmy600leavey, tryfan, mdehantschutter, maryblewitt, mlmoroneybb, mh400nt, vic the lip, a3642278
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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.   Barr an Ghéaráin is the 25th highest place in Ireland.

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A big one for me, in every sense. .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Brandon Peak (Barr an Ghéaráin))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Brandon Peak (<i>Barr an Ghéaráin</i>) in area Brandon Group, Ireland
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Woolly jumper
by Colin Murphy  17 May 2016
I had to include this shot of a thrill-seeking sheep who seems to be enjoying the view of Loch an Mhonain. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/24/comment/18529/
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May 2020 Covid 19 lockdown walk (it is within my .. by liz50   (Show all for Brandon Peak (Barr an Ghéaráin))
 
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