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Slieve Mish Area   Cen: Baurtregaum Subarea
Place count in area: 16, OSI/LPS Maps: 71 
Highest place:
Baurtregaum, 851m
Maximum height for area: 851 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 643 metres,

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Castle Hill Mountain An Caisleán A name in Irish Ir. An Caisleán [logainm.ie], ‘the castle’ Kerry County in Munster Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Quartz-pebble conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 600m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 71 Grid Reference: Q75620 06360
Place visited by 70 members. Recently by: mdehantschutter, JohnAshton, jackos, annem, hivisibility, eoghancarton, No1Grumbler, justynagru, mountainmike, Fergalh, MichaelE, jimbloomer, Grumbler, jamesmforrest, Ulsterpooka
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Longitude: -9.819713, Latitude: 52.195487 , Easting: 75620, Northing: 106360 Prominence: 35m,  Isolation: 1.5km
ITM: 475598 606416,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CstlHl, 10 char: Castle Hil
Bedrock type: Quartz-pebble conglomerate, (Lough Slat Conglomerate Formation)

As this peak is rather far from any castle (at Castledrum or Castlemaine), it may be simply named from its commanding position. It is located in the townland of Shanakeal (par. Kilgarrylander).   Castle Hill is the 287th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Castle Hill (<i>An Caisleán</i>) in area Slieve Mish, Ireland
Picture: Castle hill(right) from Caherbla (to the west)
 
Southern outlier of Slieve Mish
by Bunsen7  21 Apr 2022
Positively diminutive compared to its higher neighbours (I.e. Baurtregaum) when viewed from similarly high ground to the west, Castle Hill is a less often visited southern outlier of the Slieve Mish, but a direct approach from the south will involve c500m of ascent. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/276/comment/23487/
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