Knockantooreen 450m hill, Shehy/Knockboy Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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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 no lists, Purple siltstone & fine sandstone Bedrock

Height: 450m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W03871 66997
Place visited by 22 members. Recently by: Fergalh, Wilderness, Wildrover, trekker, chalky, peter1, eamonoc, PeakPaul, ciarraioch, melohara, markmjcampion, Onzy, Cobhclimber, thomas_g, conormcbandon
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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 731st highest place in Ireland.

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Knockantooreen was the last top in a three hour c .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Knockantooreen)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockantooreen in area Shehy/Knockboy, 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/
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