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Seefin: Jagged edges

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Nagles Mountains Area   NW: Knocknaskagh Subarea
Place count in area: 9, OSI/LPS Maps: 80, 81 
Highest place:
Knocknaskagh, 426.5m
Maximum height for area: 426.5 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 293 metres,

Places in area Nagles Mountains:
E: Tallow:   Knockroe 177m
N: Fermoy Hills:   Ballydorgan 177mCorrin 220m
NW: Knocknaskagh:   Corran 407.5mKnocknaskagh 426.5mKnocknaskagh North Top 406.3mSeefin 424m
S: Dungourney:   Garrylaurence Hill 236mKnockakeo 238m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Seefin Hill Suí Finn A name in Irish (prob. Ir. Suí Finn [PDT], 'Fionn's seat') Cork County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Purple mudstone and sandstone Bedrock

Height: 424m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 80 Grid Reference: W67894 94284
Place visited by 48 members. Recently by: ShayGlynn, ConMack23, wicklore, mlmoroneybb, chelman7, maryblewitt, conorb, John.geary, BubbaS, Deise-Man, magnumpig, markwallace, Pepe, ilenia, Fergalh
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Longitude: -8.469247, Latitude: 52.100026 , Easting: 167894, Northing: 94284 Prominence: 40m,  Isolation: 2.6km
ITM: 567850 594339,   GPS IDs, 6 char: See424, 10 char: Seefin 424
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone and sandstone, (Ballytrasna Formation)

The monument at the summit is known as Leacht. See Máire MacNeill, 'The Festival of Lughnasa' (pp. 213-14) for details of the festive assembly (known as 'going up to Leacht') which took place on Seefin in mid-July.   Seefin is the second highest hill in the Nagles Mountains area and the 834th highest in Ireland. Seefin is the second most westerly summit in the Nagles Mountains area.

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Another diversion , another summit. .. by group   (Show all for Seefin (Suí Finn))
 
Listen out!! .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Seefin (Suí Finn))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Seefin (<i>Suí Finn</i>) in area Nagles Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Nice Cairn
 
Always good to mark the top of a hill well.
by chelman7  29 Apr 2021
Isn't it always more satisfying when you reach the top of a hill or mountain to have some significant mark there? Thanks to whoever created this nice pile of stones. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/721/comment/23009/
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After Knocknaskagh we approached Seefin by turnin .. by jackill   (Show all for Seefin (Suí Finn))
 
Good forest tracks to Wizards Hat .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Seefin (Suí Finn))
 
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