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Derrygarriff Hill Doire Gharbh A name in Irish
(Ir. Doire Gharbh [OSI], 'rough (oak-)grove') Kerry County, in Carn List, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 492m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid 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
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Longitude: -9.638624, Latitude: 51.93827 , Easting: 87357, Northing: 77448 Prominence: 128m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 487331 577509,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Drygrf, 10 char: Derygarif
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

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 590th highest place in Ireland. Derrygarriff is the most westerly summit in the Mangerton area.

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Fine summit, easily reached. .. by group   (Show all for Derrygarriff)
Peakeen, Derrygarriff, Foardal .. by Conor74   (Show all for Derrygarriff)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Derrygarriff in area Mangerton, Ireland
Picture: The eagle has landed
Free as a bird
by Colin Murphy  4 Dec 2017
We were lucky to see a white tailed eagle gliding gracefully over Eirk Lough before before coming to rest on a rock, which provided the opportunity to capture a pic of the rarely seen bird of prey (at least for a city slicker!) Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/481/comment/19804/
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Eirk Lough .. by Conor74   (Show all for Derrygarriff)
Killarney Outback .. by ciarraioch   (Show all for Derrygarriff)
Breathe in the Derry air... .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Derrygarriff)
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