Carran South Top 567m mountain, Shehy/Knockboy Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Carran South Top Mountain For origin of name, see Carran. Kerry County, in Arderin List, Cross-bedded sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 567m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W05468 67036
Place visited by 42 members. Recently by: Lauranna, mountainmike, liz50, Wildrover, FrankMc1964, Geo, millsd1, trekker, ilenia, DeltaP, CaptainVertigo, peter1, eamonoc, IainT, PeakPaul
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Longitude: -9.372617, Latitude: 51.848047 , Easting: 105468, Northing: 67036 Prominence: 42m,  Isolation: 0.9km
ITM: 505431 567094,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CrnSth, 10 char: CrnSthTp
Bedrock type: Cross-bedded sandstone & siltstone, (Slaheny Sandstone Formation)

Carran South Top is the 371st highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carran South Top in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: Carran South top from Carran main top
 
An uninspiring summit
Short Summary created by liz50,  20 Mar 2019
The shortest approach to Carran S top is from Bealick. Starting from Gougane Barra forest park W070 653 A C. Follow trail to it's high point then head North to Bealick then follow a fence to Carran S top.
Alternativly start from the KIlgarvan side following a track at W035 662 B.
Carran S top can be taken in as part of a longer route including all 4 Carran tops starting near a farmyard at W039 689 C Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/331/comment/5091/
 
I approached this one from the South-East side, f .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Carran South Top)
 
Another way in to the Carran area starts at aroun .. by simon3   (Show all for Carran South Top)
 
Bealick - avoid this descent... .. by Conor74   (Show all for Carran South Top)
 
View of Carran (left) and Carran South Top from K .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Carran South Top)
 
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