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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 202 members. Recently by: JimMc, Younghappy, ilenia, PaulNolan, toblereoghan, Polarstern, PeakPaul, Reeks2011, kenma, Dean, timmyc, Hadleigh, millsd1, JohnAshton, liz50
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Longitude: -10.248786, Latitude: 52.239213 , Easting: 46436, Northing: 112050 Prominence: 44m,  Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 446419 612103,   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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Faha Proper. .. by sbender   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
The Faha ridge in profile, taken from Q461125&nbs .. by skyehigh   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Faha Ridge in area Brandon Group, Ireland
Picture: Scramble on Faha
 
Faha path
by Colin Murphy  11 May 2010
Picture gives an idea of the type of (often precarious) scrambling necessary between Faha Ridge and the main Brandon ridge. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/35/comment/4717/
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Ridge from the Pilgrims Path .. by three5four0   (Show all for Faha Ridge)
 
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