Knockbrack 610m mountain, Mangerton Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Knockbrack Mountain Cnoc Breac A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Cnoc Breac [PDT], 'speckled hill') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 610m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V95410 77938
Place visited by 87 members. Recently by: millsd1, Geo, liz50, David-Guenot, John.geary, Wilderness, FrankMc1964, jamesmforrest, Wildrover, eamonoc, ilenia, Lauranna, eflanaga, IainT, hivisibility
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Longitude: -9.521342, Latitude: 51.944122 , Easting: 95410, Northing: 77938 Prominence: 45m,  Isolation: 1.3km
ITM: 495408 577984,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckbr, 10 char: Knockbrack
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

The top is rather indistinct and difficult to find, which is characteristic of a a number of peaks on the plateau SW of Mangerton.   Knockbrack is the 266th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockbrack in area Mangerton, Ireland
Picture: Still waters run deep
 
Lake views
by Colin Murphy  24 Apr 2015
Knockbrack has a number of small unnamed loughs nestling in its sides which offer quite spectacular views, including this one, snapped in late afternoon, looking west towards the Dunkerron Mountains. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/255/comment/17947/
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