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Foardal Hill Kerry County, in Carn List, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 409.8m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V88591 78077
Place visited by 22 members. Recently by: Colin Murphy, madfrankie, bandre, Wildrover, jackill, ciarraioch, David-Guenot, Cobhclimber, thomas_g, simoburn, omurchu, liz50, Geo, millsd1, reidyden
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Longitude: -9.620885, Latitude: 51.944177 , Easting: 88592, Northing: 78078 Prominence: 36m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 488566 578138,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Frdl, 10 char: Foardal
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

Foardal is the 897th highest place in Ireland. Foardal is the second most westerly summit in the Mangerton area.

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Simple approach from NW .. by group   (Show all for Foardal)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Foardal in area Mangerton, Ireland
Picture: Casting a long shadow...
 
New Comment: Beyond a shadow of a doubt
by Colin Murphy  4 Dec 2017
The French writer Maupassant used to say he had lunch in the Eiffel Tower every day because it was the only place in Paris that he couldn't see the thing. A similar view might be taken of Foardal, which as a summit, is as uninspiring as they go - a broad, heathery mound that is only just discernible. On the other hand, the views from Foardal are enough to inspire any literary mind, so it's more than worth the trip. As we descended in the evening light I happened to notice our 3 shadows following the curve of the hill... Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/777/comment/19803/
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A hidden gem of a walk in the kingdom .. by Geo   (Show all for Foardal)
 
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