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Nagles Mountains Area
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,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Corran Hill An Carn A name in Irish
Cork County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Purple mudstone and sandstone Bedrock

Height: 407.5m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 80 Grid Reference: W65794 95797
Place visited by 56 members. Recently by: John.geary, horribleniall, Deise-Man, magnumpig, jgfitz, Pepe, ilenia, Daingean, ciarraioch, Fergalh, Toolio, Juanita, Wildrover, PeakPaul, corkrats
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Longitude: -8.500032, Latitude: 52.113521 , Easting: 165795, Northing: 95798 Prominence: 92m,  Isolation: 2.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 565751 595854,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Corran, 10 char: Corran
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone and sandstone, (Ballytrasna Formation)

Corran is the third highest hill in the Nagles Mountains area and the 902nd highest in Ireland. Corran is the most westerly summit in the Nagles Mountains area.

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Pleasant forest track stroll .. by group   (Show all for Corran)
 
Nice walk to stretch the legs, dull summit. .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Corran)
 
The little hill of Corran is probably best viewed .. by jackill   (Show all for Corran)
 
easy one for the kids
by petercrowley  24 Aug 2013
downloadable map can be got on discover ireland website, nice long walk with little challenge, the summit is poor enough but watch out for comms workers driving fast. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/793/comment/15092/
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Great little walk for families - easy with our 7 .. by calcosmo   (Show all for Corran)
 
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