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West Cork Mountains Area   N: Carran Subarea
Place count in area: 62, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 79, 85, 86, 88, 89 
Highest place:
Knockboy, 706m
Maximum height for area: 706 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 685 metres,

Places in area West Cork Mountains:
Cen: Maughanaclea:   Maughanaclea Hills East Top 470mMaughanaclea Hills West Top 452m
Cen: Shehy More:   Shehy More 545.6mShehy More SW Top 446m
E: Clearagh:   Clearagh Hill 287m
E: Currane:   Currane Hill 228m
N Cen: Douce:   Douce Mountain 476mDoughill Mountain 471m
N: Carran:   Barnastooka 497mBealick 537mCarran 604mCarran Far NE Top 561mCarran Far North Top 506mCarran NE Top 555mCarran South Top 567mKnockantooreen 450m
N: Conigar:   Conigar 566mConigar SW Top 566mFoilastookeen 540m
N: Coomataggart:   Carrigalougha 423mCoomataggart 530mCoomataggart SW Top 509mDerrineanig 304mLackabaun 472mMweelin 487m
NE Cen: Carrigarierk:   Carrigarierk 343m
NW: Barraboy:   Barraboy Mountain 460mBarraboy Mountain Far East Top 456mBarraboy Mountain SE Top 409mDerroograne 468mTurners Rock 420m
NW: Knockboy:   Caoinkeen 692mCaoinkeen South-East Top 555mCoomhola Mountain 472mKnockboy 706mKnockboy North Top 649mKnockboy South Top 532mThe Priest's Leap 519m
NW: Knocknamanagh:   Bird Hill 412mCoomclogherane Top 449mGullaba Hill 603mKnockbrack 440mKnockbrack South Top 458mKnocknamanagh 637mKnocknamanagh NE Top 625m
S Cen: Dunmanway Hills:   Cashloura 296.8mCoolsnaghtig 295.8mInchanadreen 310m
S Cen: Nowen:   Milane Hill 354.4mMullaghmesha 494.3mNowen Hill 535.2mNowen Hill Far West Top 405.2mNowen Hill SW Top 509mPookeen North Top 319m
S: Leap Hills:   Carrigfadda 311.7mKilleigh Hill 229mKnockarudane Hill 169mKnockscagh 195m
S: Skibbereen:   Barryroe Hill 156mLick Hill 158m
W Cen: Knockbreteen:   Knockbreteen 239m
W: Bantry:   Knocknaveagh 282m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Knockantooreen Hill Cnoc an Tuairín A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc an Tuairín [OSI*], 'hill of the little field') Kerry County in Munster Province, in no lists, Purple siltstone & fine sandstone Bedrock

Height: 450m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W03871 66997
Place visited by 26 members. Recently by: daitho9, LorraineG60, MichaelG55, Ulsterpooka, Fergalh, Wilderness, Wildrover, trekker, chalky, peter1, eamonoc, PeakPaul, ciarraioch, melohara, markmjcampion
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Longitude: -9.395673, Latitude: 51.84747 , Easting: 103871, Northing: 66997 Prominence: 25m,  Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 503842 567060,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc450, 10 char: Knckntrn
Bedrock type: Purple siltstone & fine sandstone, (Bird Hill Formation)

Knockantooreen is the 734th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/623/
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Knockantooreen was the last top in a three hour c .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Knockantooreen (Cnoc an Tuairín))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockantooreen (<i>Cnoc an Tuairín</i>) in area West Cork Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Knockantooreen viewed from the West
 
A worthwhile outlier
by peter1  13 Mar 2017
As madfrankie says, it's unlikely anyone would like to climb this just for itself. However, it's certainly worth including Knockantooreen in a circuit which has Carran as the main goal. There are fine views from the top yet the very impressive rock folds that make up the mountain are best appreciated from across the valley. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/623/comment/18859/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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