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Beenatoor Mountain Binn an Tuair A name in Irish
(Ir. Binn an Tuair [OSI], 'peak of the bleaching green') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 592m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q55850 08908
Place visited by 65 members. Recently by: GSheehy, David-Guenot, wicklore, ilenia, eamonoc, dodser, Dean, Jamessheerin, odonovansf, liz50, Bunsen7, Cobhclimber, ahogan, Colin Murphy, chalky
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Longitude: -10.109769, Latitude: 52.213567 , Easting: 55850, Northing: 108908 Prominence: 66m,  Isolation: 1km
ITM: 455829 608965,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Bntr, 10 char: Beenatoor
Bedrock type: Cross-bedded sandstone, (Coumeenoole Sandstone Formation)

Located on southern boundary of Glennahoo townland. The location of this feature looks odd on the Discovery map but on the 1/2 inch map it is the lower peak which directly overlooks Maghanaboe and An Seabhac's description confirms this: binn árd cnuic ar an dteorainn theas [Glennahoo townland]. Anglicised name appears on ½ inch map.   Beenatoor is the 312th highest place in Ireland.

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A Worthwhile Detour .. by ahogan   (Show all for Beenatoor)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Beenatoor in area Central Dingle, Ireland
Picture: View from top across Brandon Bay to the east.
 
Steep ascent, unmarked summit.
by Colin Murphy  2 Nov 2015
Quite a steep ascent from the Glenahoo River track, but going quite good - mainly short grass and firm underfoot. Unmarked top, which is just a grassy hump. Fine views - particularly to the north. As commented on by others, it can be an extremely windy place at the summit. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/291/comment/18381/
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