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Brandon Group Area   S: Ballysitteragh Subarea
Place count in area: 15, OSI/LPS Maps: 70, EW-DC, EW-DW 
Highest place:
Brandon, 951.7m
Maximum height for area: 951.7 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 934 metres,

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An Bhinn Dubh Hill , also Binn Dubh an extra EastWest name in Irish (Ir. An Bhinn Dubh [OSI], 'the black peak') Kerry County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 479.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q48328 05613
Place visited by 137 members. Recently by: learykid, Marykerry, miriam, a3642278, CusackMargaret, chelman7, Krzysztof_K, johncusack, maitiuocoimin, osullivanm, Moses, eiremoss34, TommyMc, Haulie, Sleibhte21
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Longitude: -10.218227, Latitude: 52.181937 , Easting: 48328, Northing: 105613 Prominence: 50.64m,  Isolation: 1.3km
ITM: 448311 605668,   GPS IDs, 6 char: AnBhnD, 10 char: AnBhnDbh
Bedrock type: Cross-bedded sandstone, (Coumeenoole Sandstone Formation)

This is the first peak W of the Connor Pass.   An Bhinn Dubh is the 632nd highest place in Ireland. An Bhinn Dubh is the second most southerly summit and also the second most easterly in the Brandon Group area.

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Easy summit with good views. .. by group   (Show all for An Bhinn Dubh )
 
Low Cloud at An Bhinn Dubh .. by noeloneill   (Show all for An Bhinn Dubh )
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain <i>An Bhinn Dubh</i>  in area Brandon Group, Ireland
Picture: Summit Cairn not on summit!
 
The Black Ben
by Geo  6 Dec 2019
I can't believe this hill hasn't been commented on, considering it's position close to a very busy viewing point. If you park at the Connor Hill viewpoint on the highest point of the Connor Pass Q4904805584 starA and just head West up the well-trodden track, 15 minutes will get you to the cairn at Q4856905621 starB and another 3 or 4 minutes to the highest point. I imagine that many people climb this short half km,70 metre ascent to get photo op's, then with their panoramas of the Dingle Peninsula complete, head back down to their car, bike or whatever transport they arrived in/on. I have a pic of the summit, a relatively flat, unexciting place in itself, but what a vantage point. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/521/comment/6406/
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