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Brandon Group Area
Place count in area: 15, OSI/LPS Maps: 70 
Highest place:
Brandon, 951.7m
Maximum height for area: 951.7 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 934 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Masatiompan Mountain Más an Tiompáin A name in Irish
(Ir. Más an Tiompáin [OSI], 'rump of the drum/hump/hollow') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Conglomerate, sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 761.9m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: Q46535 14547
Place visited by 198 members. Recently by: toblereoghan, JohnAshton, Bunsen7, FrankMc1964, nolanlyn, David-Guenot, JimMc, Felix, ilenia, jgdarcy, PaulNolan, Buny Clare, oakesave, hivisibility, Ulsterpooka
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Longitude: -10.248472, Latitude: 52.261663 , Easting: 46535, Northing: 114547 Prominence: 109.08m,  Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 446518 614599,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Mstmpn, 10 char: Mstmpn
Bedrock type: Conglomerate, sandstone & siltstone, (Pointagare Group)

Tiompán can also mean a deep sheltered cove. Nearby there is such a cove at Sauce Creek.   Masatiompan is the 69th highest place in Ireland. Masatiompan is the second most northerly summit in the Brandon Group area.

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Yes Milo! what a mountain! If you go this far con .. by GWPR   (Show all for Masatiompan)
 
Eat your heart out Slieve Donard. This one sweeps .. by milo   (Show all for Masatiompan)
 
Sas Creek. .. by GWPR   (Show all for Masatiompan)
 
Masatiompan, shrouded in mist looks magical. Not .. by kaka   (Show all for Masatiompan)
 
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Picture: Looking west from the col south of Mas
 
Magic mountain
by Bunsen7  1 Apr 2018
I approached from Teer to the east by following the Dingle Way yellow marker posts in thick mist, accompanied by the trusty viewranger GPS for good measure. There was an other worldly atmosphere by the time I reached the snow covered col and followed the fence north to the summit.

I was very lucky that the mist cleared before I descended by the same route after visiting pierasmore, offering me this view to the west.

A special place not quickly forgotten.

I hope to return some day having confirmed from the comments on MV my suspicion that the east ridge adds another dimension to this beauty. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/66/comment/19879/
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