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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 432 members. Recently by: KevinKelly, MountainHunter, TheDutchman, JeanM, arderincorbett, Patbrdrck, jamesmforrest, joanfahern, rollingwave, Hadleigh, chrismcc, Seamus-hills, Lauranna, gaoithe, Aidy
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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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Picture: Stradbally mountain from the Peak
 
New Comment: Stradbally from the Peak
by MountainHunter  12 May 2019
The views from this peak are fantastic, looking east offers excellent views of Stradbally mountain as shown in the attached photo. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/24/comment/20523/
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A magic scramble up the East Ridge .. by IainT   (Show all for Brandon Peak)
 
Photo shows the ridge walk over to Brandon Peak ( .. by csd   (Show all for Brandon Peak)
 
Climbed Brandon Peak recently as part of a ridge .. by aidand   (Show all for Brandon Peak)
 
from Mullaghveal to top and back .. by marzka   (Show all for Brandon Peak)
 
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