Faha Ridge 809m mountain, Brandon Group Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Brandon Group Area
Place count in area: 15, OSI/LPS Maps: 70 
Highest place:
Brandon, 951.7m
Maximum height for area: 951.7 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 934 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Faha Ridge Mountain Na Poirt A name in Irish
(Ir. Na Poirt [TCCD*], 'the fortifications') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Rhythmically bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 809m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q46436 12050
Place visited by 209 members. Recently by: Wilderness, Fergalh, eamonoc, sammullangalvin, Fiola, FrankMc1964, PaulaMc, JimMc, Younghappy, ilenia, PaulNolan, toblereoghan, Polarstern, PeakPaul, Reeks2011
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Longitude: -10.248757, Latitude: 52.239223 , Easting: 46436, Northing: 112050 Prominence: 44m,  Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 446421 612104,   GPS IDs, 6 char: FhRdg, 10 char: Faha Ridge
Bedrock type: Rhythmically bedded sandstone, (Ballymore Sandstone Formation)

This is the airy arete located west of Benagh promontory fort. It drops steeply to the south into Com an Chnoic, and even more abruptly to the north into Coimín na gCnámh. Previously Brandon Mtn North East Top in MV.   Faha Ridge is the 36th highest place in Ireland.

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Careful now Ted! .. by group   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
Dingle, have no words that describe the extrordin .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
Proceeding east to west, you descend from the nor .. by skyehigh   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
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skyehigh on Faha Ridge, 2005
by skyehigh  12 Jun 2005
This photo gives a clearer view of the route down from the north east top. The chimney leads down to the grassy ledge, which connects with the col. The photo also gives an impression of the terrain you have to negotiate to reach Brandon's main ridge in the vicinity of the north top. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/35/comment/1754/
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Faha Ridge (centre of photo) as viewed from th .. by jackill   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
Faha proper. .. by sbender   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
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