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Dunkerron Mountains Area
Place count in area: 65, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 83, 84, 85 
Highest place:
Stumpa Dúloigh, 784m
Maximum height for area: 784 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 528 metres,

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Bascadh Mountain (Ir. Bascadh [TH], 'mutilation' or 'severe wounding') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 595m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V82387 76582
Place visited by 62 members. Recently by: ilenia, Martinpeak, eamonoc, elin, Wildrover, IainT, PeakPaul, melohara, jacek22m, tommccarthy, eoghancarton, ckilm, chalky, Krumel, hivisibility
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Longitude: -9.710561, Latitude: 51.929462 , Easting: 82387, Northing: 76582 Prominence: 110m,  Isolation: 1km
ITM: 482362 576643,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bscdh, 10 char: Bascadh
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & siltstone, (St. Finans Sandstone Formation)

Also known as Boughil West Top.   Bascadh is the 300th highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/284/?PHPSESSID=g1lh7c00h3sql54rk48bjpqbd7
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Access track gives an ok ascent to start over rou .. by group   (Show all for Bascadh)
 
Bascadh, a cloudy and damp winters morning in ear .. by jackill   (Show all for Bascadh)
 
Easy Access from the East .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Bascadh)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Bascadh in area Dunkerron Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Bascadh looking splendidly rocky
 
Rocky Road
by Onzy  22 Nov 2013
The third of the hills in the typical round west of Moll's Gap, Bascadh seems a little undistinguished until you are under it. From there its profile is more pronounced and 'mountainlike'.

Note the fence showing the way up. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/284/comment/15263/
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