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Cummeenboy Hill Cork County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 442m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W11653 74386
Place visited by 14 members. Recently by: Daingean, CaminoPat, Fergalh, Aongus, ciarraioch, eamonoc, frankmc04, simoburn, thomas_g, Cobhclimber, three5four0, pocarbuile, jackill, john_desmond
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Longitude: -9.284408, Latitude: 51.915112 , Easting: 111653, Northing: 74386 Prominence: 67m,  Isolation: 3km
ITM: 511640 574443,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cmnby, 10 char: Cummeenboy
Bedrock type: Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone, (Gun Point Formation)

Cummeenboy is the 761st highest place in Ireland. Cummeenboy is the most southerly summit in the Paps/Derrynasaggart area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/646/
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Tilting at windmills
Short Summary created by jackill  6 Aug 2010
You can park at the wide entrance to the windfarm at W10616 73267 A.
Climb over the double gates and walk uphill on a good track until you come to a second set of gates.
Go through these passing turf cuttings and look for the sign for windmill three.
Go up the track to windmill three W11317 73889 B and climb the bank to your left.
Pick up a boggy track leading roughly north east which will bring you close to a wire fence heading
north.
Cross the fence and skirt the forest edge to the unmarked summit.
Note this area was very wet in July. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/646/comment/5405/
 
Did I mention its wet? .. by jackill   (Show all for Cummeenboy)
 
Still wet - bring gaiters .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Cummeenboy)
 
Enjoy the gravel access road before the bog! .. by three5four0   (Show all for Cummeenboy)
 
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