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Cullaun Hill Collán A name in Irish (Ir. Collán [OSI], poss. 'height') Limerick County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Greywacke, siltstone & grit Bedrock

Height: 460m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 66 Grid Reference: R82420 57410
Place visited by 35 members. Recently by: garrettd, JohnRea, LiamG1951, maryblewitt, sarahryanowen, mlmoroneybb, Colin Murphy, Wildrover, GSheehy, John.geary, conormcbandon, TommyV, deemango, FrankMc1964, thomasgaffney
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Longitude: -8.260552, Latitude: 52.66793 , Easting: 182420, Northing: 157410 Prominence: 255m,  Isolation: 1.5km
ITM: 582376 657449,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Culaun, 10 char: Cullaun
Bedrock type: Greywacke, siltstone & grit, (Hollyford Formation)

Given its altitude , Collán is more likely to be the element meaning 'height' which appears in names such as Sliabh gCallann (Slieve Gallion in Derry) and Collann (Collon, Co. Louth) than coll(-án), 'hazel' . See also Slievecallan, Co. Clare.   Cullaun is the 693rd highest place in Ireland.

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Enlivened by winter chills. .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Cullaun (Collán))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cullaun (<i>Collán</i>) in area Midlands SW, Ireland
Picture: The cold light of day
 
A chill wind...
by Colin Murphy  14 Feb 2022
A frosty view of the track (of sorts) near the top of Cullaun with the forestry below, and boy was it cold in the wind on the exposed top. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/585/comment/23412/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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