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Caha Mountains Area   N: Coomnadiha Subarea
Place count in area: 57, OSI/LPS Maps: 83, 84, 85, 88 
Highest place:
Hungry Hill, 682m
Maximum height for area: 682 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 400 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Cummeenbaun Mountain An Coimín Bán A name in Irish (prob. Ir. An Coimín Bán [PDT], 'the white little hollow') Kerry County in Munster Province, in Arderin List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 510m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84 Grid Reference: V82320 58141
Place visited by 44 members. Recently by: annem, Ulsterpooka, Geo, DNicholson, chelman7, eoghancarton, muddyboots, Fergalh, eamonoc, Grumbler, mountainmike, IainT, FrankMc1964, Lauranna, Deise-Man
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Longitude: -9.705246, Latitude: 51.76378 , Easting: 82320, Northing: 58141 Prominence: 35m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 482296 558205,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cmnbn, 10 char: Cumenbaun
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

This peak is less conspicuous than its higher neighbour, Droppa, which has very steep cliffs on its N side, though it is Cummeenbaun which has slightly more prominence.   Cummeenbaun is the 529th highest place in Ireland.

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Another access to and descent from this mountain .. by Conor74   (Show all for Cummeenbaun (An Coimín Bán))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cummeenbaun (<i>An Coimín Bán</i>) in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Knockowen as seen from the summit
 
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by Colin Murphy  20 Jun 2022
Tremendous views in all directions from this summit, particularly out over Kenmare Bay and the Glentrasna Valley below the north-east. This is a shot of Knockowen to the south-west, taken from the summit. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/431/comment/23559/
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