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East Kerry Area   N: Ballydesmond Subarea
Place count in area: 4, OSI/LPS Maps: 72, 79 
Highest place:
Baraveha, 451m
Maximum height for area: 451 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 299 metres,

Places in area East Kerry:
N: Ballydesmond:   Baraveha 451mKnockatee 410mMount Eagle 431m
S: Kilcummin:   Knockatagglemore 330m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Knockatee Hill Cnoc an Tí A name in Irish Ir. Cnoc an Tí [logainm.ie], ‘hill of the house’ Kerry County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Grey silty mudstone Bedrock

Height: 410m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 72 Grid Reference: R08366 11880
Place visited by 16 members. Recently by: daitho9, markmjcampion, Wildrover, ciarraioch, Fergalh, FrankMc1964, hivisibility, conormcbandon, eamonoc, freelander1990, Onzy, simon3, sandman, jackill, reidyden
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Longitude: -9.342658, Latitude: 52.251473 , Easting: 108366, Northing: 111880 Prominence: 45m,  Isolation: 1.8km
ITM: 508325 611933,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckt, 10 char: Knockatee
Bedrock type: Grey silty mudstone, (Glenoween Shale Formation)

Knockatee is a townland in the parish of Ballincuslane, but also a hill-name. The name probably refers to this peak as it is the principal height in the townland. Previously Ballinard in MV.   Knockatee is the third highest hill in the East Kerry area and the 898th highest in Ireland. Knockatee is the most northerly summit in the East Kerry area.

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PLANE SPOTTING
by sandman  21 May 2012
En route home from the Dunkerron Mts on sunday last, I decided to break the journey and do some walking in W.Limerick / N.Kerry - Mullaghareirk Mts. First up, Mount Eagle and then to Ballinard.
Ballinard not a very exciting hill but a Mountain View summit non the less. Parked at forest enterance R0740711864 starA - walked up forest road to R0785012127 starB to a point where power lines are overhead - turn right at pole and head up hill for approx 30 meters where you will find a slight trace of quad tracks, follow these to fire-break at R0808712017 starC, continue around to right following fire-break until you meet a barb wire fence at R0827111829 starD - It is here you will have the best views back to the high mountains of Kerry - also at this point, as you are close to a flight path into Shannon so you can do some plane spotting. Turn left here and you will reach summit at R0835511880 starE Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/783/comment/6808/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockatee (<i>Cnoc an Tí</i>) in area East Kerry, Ireland
Picture: View on the descent
 
A summit in the trees
by Fergalh  16 Oct 2020
Followed Sandman's excellent route and found my way to the non-descript summit between the trees. Should be a nice view on the descent but not the day I was there. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/783/comment/20940/
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reidyden on Knockatee, 2009
by reidyden  2 Oct 2009
On Thu evening I climbed Mount Eagle via the road that leads to windfarm. It is worth the easy effort if only for the view of Slieve Mish and the Reeks and panorama all around. I then saw Ballinard across to NW and got to the top via a track that leads from the road 100 mtrs North from windfarm road entrance. Again the views as you ascend are spectacular. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/783/comment/4174/
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