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Slieve Mish Area   W: Aughils Subarea
Place count in area: 16, OSI/LPS Maps: 71, EW-DC, EW-DE 
Highest place:
Baurtregaum, 849.7m
Maximum height for area: 849.7 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 643 metres,

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Caherbla Mountain Cathair Bhláth A name in Irish, also Cathair Bhlá an extra EastWest name in Irish (Ir. Cathair Bhláth [TCCD], 'stone fort of flowers') Kerry County in Munster Province, in Arderin List, Conglomerate with metamorphic clasts Bedrock

Height: 585.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 71 Grid Reference: Q72402 05117
Place visited by 76 members. Recently by: chelman7, Pizzagirl, Tuigamala, a3642278, johncusack, learykid, Ianhhill, Moses, PrzemekPanczyk, glencree, abcd, mh400nt, Bunsen7, Beti13, annem
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Longitude: -9.866292, Latitude: 52.183572 , Easting: 72402, Northing: 105117 Prominence: 91m,  Isolation: 1.8km
ITM: 472380 605172,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Chrbl, 10 char: Caherbla
Bedrock type: Conglomerate with metamorphic clasts, (Inch Conglomerate Formation)

An Seabhac reports hearing from a shanachee that the correct name was Cathair Bhláthnaide, 'Bláthnaid's stone fort'. Bláthnaid was the daughter of the king of the Isle of Man. Cú Chulainn and Cú Roí fell out over who would have her hand. See Caherconree. Previously Ballyarkane Oughter in MV.   Caherbla is the 324th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Caherbla (<i>Cathair Bhláth</i>) in area Slieve Mish, Ireland
Picture: Summit with Caherconree in background
 
Short but tough
by Colin Murphy  10 Apr 2015
I took the easy option like most people wanting to do this top in isolation and started from the highest point on the road to Camp leading off the R561, which means you begin at a height of 286m. It is a short but tough climb up very steep ground, but firm underfoot, at least in good weather, with short grasses mostly. You pass through some interesting crags near the summit, which is marked by a 100m long rocky outcrop, topped at its highest point by a pointy stone, (see pic). Great views all round and a fine summit in its own right. Just 40 minutes to reach the top and 30 coming down. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/302/comment/17916/
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