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Dromavally Mountain Mountain Cnoc Dhrom an Bhaile A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Dhroim an Bhaile [TCCD*], 'hill of Dromavally') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Purple cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 552m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 71 Grid Reference: Q60622 06650
Place visited by 48 members. Recently by: GSheehy, David-Guenot, melohara, Martinpeak, Wilderness, gallybander, Onzy, Colin Murphy, chalky, CaptainVertigo, grzywaczmarcin, simoburn, ciarraioch, omurchu, Rocman
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Longitude: -10.039042, Latitude: 52.194489 , Easting: 60622, Northing: 106650 Prominence: 206m,  Isolation: 2.6km
ITM: 460602 606704,   GPS IDs, 6 char: DrmvMn, 10 char: DrmvlyMntn
Bedrock type: Purple cross-bedded sandstone, (Cappagh Sandstone Formation)

Three cairns on the summit ridge of Dromavally Mountain are named Cú Chulainn's House, Cú Chulainn's Bed and Cú Chulainn's Grave. It is intriguing that there are several folk-tales about Cú Chulainn recorded on the Dingle Peninsula, far away from his home area in Cooley and SE Ulster. See Knockmulanane for the legend concerning Scál Ní Mhurnáin, Cú Chulainn and the giant. Previously Reamore in MV.   Dromavally Mountain is the 415th highest place in Ireland.

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Approach from the south. .. by group   (Show all for Dromavally Mountain)
 
Coming out from Tralee I took the road to Camp. .. by jackill   (Show all for Dromavally Mountain)
 
The most distinctive features of this mountain ar .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Dromavally Mountain)
 
Looking South .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Dromavally Mountain)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Dromavally Mountain in area Central Dingle, Ireland
Picture: Dromavally from the north, with Brickany backdrop.
 
Misty view from the North.
by simon3  28 Jul 2014
Here is a misty view of the summit from the NW on the ridge that extends East of Stradbally Mountain.
The murky skyline of this picture has the small summit of Brickany in it.
The picture makes Brickany look higher than Dromavally however the true relationships in the picture are something like this.

Camera on flank of Stradbally around 660m : Dromavally 552m : Brickany 374m

On a clearer day it would be obvious because the land behind Brickany (Inch Strand) would be visible. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/355/comment/17572/
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Giving Huge Rewards! .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Dromavally Mountain)
 
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