Carron Mountain 446.7m hill, Ballyhoura Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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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,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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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 55 members. Recently by: mountainmike, ilenia, camillus, FrankMc1964, jlk, Dbosonnet, Chance, mlmoroneybb, Daingean, CaminoPat, Juanita, paddyobpc, PeakPaul, tommccarthy, bryanmccabe
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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 740th 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)
 
Carron - access .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Carron Mountain)
 
Stop digging!! .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Carron Mountain)
 
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Picture: Limerick from Carron
 
jackill on Carron Mountain, 2007
by jackill  21 Aug 2007
After Little Carron I continued on the Ballyhoura way to Carron. The summit of this mountain is marked by a large cairn, this summit is about 300 meters from the co-ordinates given here.
There are pleasent views over the plains of Limerick to the north and west to the highlands of Kerry. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/653/comment/2803/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
The walk from Little Carron to Carron mountain is .. by enoonan   (Show all for Carron Mountain)
 
Status Yellow hillwalking .. by peter1   (Show all for Carron Mountain)
 
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