Cummeen 477m hill, Central Dingle Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Cummeen Hill Sliabh an Choimín A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh an Choimín [TCCD], 'mountain of the little hollow') Kerry County, in Carn List, Rhythmically bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 477m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 71 Grid Reference: Q63040 07686
Place visited by 27 members. Recently by: thomas_g, eamonoc, Wilderness, gallybander, frankmc04, ciarraioch, madfrankie, chalky, grzywaczmarcin, conormcbandon, simoburn, omurchu, PPruzina, rowanwalsh, maxim
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Longitude: -10.004122, Latitude: 52.204399 , Easting: 63040, Northing: 107686 Prominence: 162m,  Isolation: 1.7km
ITM: 463020 607740,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cumen, 10 char: Cummeen
Bedrock type: Rhythmically bedded sandstone, (Ballymore Sandstone Formation)

An Seabhac also mentions a peak called An Bhinn Bháin above Lough Acummeen, but this may refer to a cliff rather than the summit.   Cummeen is the 635th highest place in Ireland.

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Traverse to Anascaul .. by three5four0   (Show all for Cummeen)
 
Suprisingly nobody has yet commented on Cummeen. .. by dbloke   (Show all for Cummeen)
 
beanolan on Cummeen, 2008
by beanolan  5 Aug 2008
You can also climb Cummeen from the Glenteenassig road at the point where the small filter station is situated where the water pipe from Lake Acumeen comes down to the road. Climb up the rough hillside to the lake and then work you way around the shoulder to the summit. The filter station is on the left not far after the last farm. Sorry I have no Kerry map available to give the GR. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/524/comment/3258/
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