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Ballyhoura Mountains Area
Place count in area: 12, OSI/LPS Maps: 73 
Highest place:
Seefin Mountain W Top, 528m
Maximum height for area: 528 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 383 metres,

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Carron Mountain Hill Limerick County, in Carn List, Red sandstone & some conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 446.7m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 73 Grid Reference: R60749 17751
Place visited by 53 members. Recently by: camillus, FrankMc1964, jlk, Dbosonnet, Chance, mlmoroneybb, Daingean, CaminoPat, Juanita, paddyobpc, PeakPaul, tommccarthy, bryanmccabe, madfrankie, Jamessheerin
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Longitude: -8.576228, Latitude: 52.310462 , Easting: 160749, Northing: 117751 Prominence: 75m,  Isolation: 0.9km
ITM: 560707 617803,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crn447, 10 char: CrnMntn447
Bedrock type: Red sandstone & some conglomerate, (Poulgrania Sandstone Formation)

Carron Mountain is the 739th highest place in Ireland. Carron Mountain is the most westerly summit in the Ballyhoura Mountains area.

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The most westerly Ballyhouras .. by group   (Show all for Carron Mountain)
 
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Status Yellow hillwalking
by peter1  13 Sep 2015
I climbed Carron along with Little Carron today starting from the trailhead at A. The weather was unrelentingly wet with a Met office Yellow warning for rain in County Limerick...my two dogs who were dragged along for a short Sunday walk were not amused. I did enjoy it though and would recommend saving it for good weather! Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/653/comment/18311/
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