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Central Dingle Area   Cen: Annascaul Lake West Subarea
Place count in area: 25, OSI/LPS Maps: 70, 71, 78 
Highest place:
Beenoskee, 826m
Maximum height for area: 826 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 491 metres,

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Knockmulanane Mountain Cnoc Mhaoilionáin A name in Irish (Ir. Cnoc Mhaoilionáin [OSI], 'Mulfinan's hill' [OSNB]) Kerry County in Munster Province, in Arderin, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Rhythmically bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 593.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q56816 04876
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Longitude: -10.093907, Latitude: 52.177584 , Easting: 56816, Northing: 104876 Prominence: 51.36m,  Isolation: 0.9km
ITM: 456797 604931,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc593, 10 char: Knckmlnn
Bedrock type: Rhythmically bedded sandstone, (Ballymore Sandstone Formation)

The legend is told of Loch an Scáil, the mountain lake. The word scál… has associations with Lugh, but in this legend it is the name of a woman who lived near the lake. Scál Ní Mhurnáin she was called. A giant was about to carry her off and she sent word to Cúchulainn to defend her. Cúchulainn stood on top of the mountain to the east of the lake [Dromavally Mountain]. The giant was on the summit of the opposite western mountain [Knockmulanane]. They exchanged challenges in verse-form and then began their battle which consisted of throwing rocks at each other across the valley. It lasted for a week, at the end of which Cúchulainn was hit and moaned with pain. When Scál heard the moaning she thought her defender was killed and she leaped into the lake and was drowned (Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' , pp. 208-09).   Knockmulanane is the 306th highest place in Ireland.

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Annascaul Lake from high up on Knockmulanane .. by peter1   (Show all for Knockmulanane (Cnoc Mhaoilionáin))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockmulanane (<i>Cnoc Mhaoilionáin</i>) in area Central Dingle, Ireland
Picture: View towards the long steep ridges of Knockmulanane
 
Knockmulanane from above Lough Annascaul glen
by peter1  26 Sep 2022
The long steep east ridges of Knockmulanane Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/288/comment/23671/
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Steep ascent from the east. .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Knockmulanane (Cnoc Mhaoilionáin))
 
An easy scramble to the summit .. by liz50   (Show all for Knockmulanane (Cnoc Mhaoilionáin))
 
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