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Slievenalecka Hill An Starraicín A name in Irish
(Ir. An Starraicín [OSI], 'the steeple') Kerry County, in Carn List, Cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock

Height: 458.4m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q52775 06407
Place visited by 41 members. Recently by: mountainmike, chalky, Ulsterpooka, eamonoc, gfmurphy101, thomas_g, liz50, millsd1, Geo, Bunsen7, PeakPaul, IainT, melohara, markmjcampion, madfrankie
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Longitude: -10.153601, Latitude: 52.190276 , Easting: 52775, Northing: 106408 Prominence: 71m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 452757 606462,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Slvnlc, 10 char: Slvnlck
Bedrock type: Cross-bedded sandstone, (Coumeenoole Sandstone Formation)

This peak earns its name with its pointed peak.   An Starraicín is the 700th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/599/
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Great viewpoint for lakes and wild plateau. .. by group   (Show all for An Starraicín)
 
Another Route .. by aidand   (Show all for An Starraicín)
 
Arguably best appreciated from its northern side .. by Bunsen7   (Show all for An Starraicín)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain An Starraicín in area Central Dingle, Ireland
Picture: On the back of An Starraicín, looking at An Cnapán Mór
 
Who is this smiling man?
by jackill  11 Jun 2011
Way back in April 2010 I was sworn to secrecy by this man. Why you may ask. Well he doesn't know the third secret of Fatima and he didn't help America fake the moon landings. His name is Adrian Hendroff and he had invited me on a walk that was to feature in his book "The Dingle, Iveragh & Beara Peninsulas : A Walking Guide"( in the shops now by the way).It featured a quartet of sub 500 meter summits east of Dingle and to tell the truth I wasn't expecting much. Oh was I wrong. Magnificent, distinctive peaks seldom seen and seldom mentioned bypassed for their more famous neighbours. If you get here on a clear day you will be the happiest hillwalker in Ireland.
The cover of Adrians book has another photograph taken on this route, I'm not a bit sore that it features MV member dbloke more prominently than me! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/599/comment/6372/
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A view from the lower northern slopes of Slievene .. by Bunsen7   (Show all for An Starraicín)
 
On Sun 03 Nov did a nice circular route of peaks .. by reidyden   (Show all for An Starraicín)
 
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