Slievenashaska 578m mountain, Dunkerron Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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SlievenashaskaMountainSliabh na Seasca A name in Irish Maybe from Sliabh na Seasgaich, 'hill of barrenness (as in sterile ) or Sliabh na Seasca Mountain of the SedgeKerryCounty, in Arderin List, Green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock
Height:578mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78&83Grid Reference: V64266 70818 Place visited by 39 members. Recently by: Grumbler, FrankMc1964, Ulsterpooka, hivisibility, Deise-Man, ciarraioch, shaunkelly, ilenia, melohara, Lauranna, Dbosonnet, PeakPaul, IainT, GSheehy, Onzy I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Previously known as Coomcathcun on MV, the name Com Cait Con, which applies properly to the coom to the N of this peak, is understood locally as the 'hollow of the cat and the greyhound'. Thanks to An Brainse Logainmneacha for providing this information. The anglicised form Coomeathcun on the OSI map is a mis-spelling
Slievenashaska is the 338th highest place in Ireland. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/313/