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Knockbrack Hill An Cnoc Breac A name in Irish
Kerry County, in no lists, Cross-bedded sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 440m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: V98553 69855
Place visited by 6 members. Recently by: eamonoc, PeakPaul, ciarraioch, simoburn, thomas_g, Conor74
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Longitude: -9.473655, Latitude: 51.872206 , Easting: 98553, Northing: 69855 Prominence: 25m,  Isolation: 1.3km
ITM: 498525 569917,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc440, 10 char: Knockbr440
Bedrock type: Cross-bedded sandstone & siltstone, (Slaheny Sandstone Formation)

Note that the south top of Knockbrack is higher than this point.   Knockbrack is the 768th highest place in Ireland.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/655/?PHPSESSID=rltn05clttkrisv47ek0ihhda3
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Tea Fathers?
Short Summary created by thomas_g,  10 May 2013
A featureless top with wonderful 360 degree views.
Best access is to park in the farmyard at V987 692 A (thanks Conor74), with permission from the very friendly farmer. A quick walk back up the road, over the style and follow the track: 15 minutes and you'll be on top.
(Be warned, conversations with the granny who lives at the farm will result in a cup of tea whether you want it or not: old style Irish hospitality). Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/655/comment/5414/
 
Only for the headstrong... .. by Conor74   (Show all for Knockbrack)
 
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