Claragh Mountain 452m hill, Paps/Derrynasaggart Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Claragh Mountain Hill Clárach A name in Irish
(Ir. Clárach [Oxford Irish Quotations], ‘flat-topped (mountain)’) Cork County, in Carn List, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 452m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W24990 89067
Place visited by 62 members. Recently by: JeanM, ilenia, spoodle58, Daingean, hawkeye.john62, markmjcampion, Wilderness, jgdarcy, Chance, johnballinger, DeltaP, mchugh58, calisto75, Juanita, KevH
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Longitude: -9.094096, Latitude: 52.049014 , Easting: 124990, Northing: 89067 Prominence: 128m,  Isolation: 2.8km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 524956 589125,   GPS IDs, 6 char: ClrgMn, 10 char: ClrghMntn
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

Mentioned in the saying 'Ceo ar Mhuisire is Clárach lom, an comhartha soininne is fearr ar domhan', 'Mist on Mushera and Claragh is the best sign of good weather in the world'. There is a hill-fort on the summit of Claragh.   Claragh Mountain is the 726th highest place in Ireland. Claragh Mountain is the most northerly summit and also the second most easterly in the Paps/Derrynasaggart area.

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Vantage point for the plains of Cork .. by group   (Show all for Claragh Mountain)
 
A quick loop with fine views. .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Claragh Mountain)
 
ake the road lading towards Claragh near Millstre .. by mart   (Show all for Claragh Mountain)
 
Park at the saddle W23626 87990 A and hop th .. by jackill   (Show all for Claragh Mountain)
 
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Picture: Claragh from Musheramore
 
Derrynasagart Hike Cork
by davsheen  2 Jan 2017
View of Claragh hill overlooking Millstreet town taken from Musheramore in the Boggeragh Range. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/615/comment/18779/
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