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DerrygarriffHillDoire Gharbh A name in Irish (Ir. Doire Gharbh [OSI], 'rough (oak-)grove')KerryCounty, in Carn List, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock
Height:492mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78Grid Reference: V87357 77448 Place visited by 25 members. Recently by: Colin Murphy, madfrankie, Wildrover, IainT, frankmc04, ciarraioch, chalky, David-Guenot, thomas_g, simoburn, omurchu, Geo, liz50, millsd1, vecnyhlad I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
There is a mapping problem regarding the names of several peaks in this area in that the Irish and English names are not matched up. The Irish version of Derrygarriff is given as Péicín, but this name clearly belongs to Peakeen Mountain. The correct Irish version is Doire Gharbh, which has been assigned (erroneously?) on the 1:25,000 map to the lower peak between Moll's Gap and Lough Barfinnihy.
Derrygarriff is the 591st highest place in Ireland. Derrygarriff is the most westerly summit in the Mangerton area. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/481/?PHPSESSID=v9b3o4p2jt81r2n9u57f2efac0