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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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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 59 members. Recently by: chelman7, maryblewitt, conorb, John.geary, horribleniall, Deise-Man, magnumpig, jgfitz, Pepe, ilenia, Daingean, ciarraioch, Fergalh, Toolio, Juanita
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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 909th highest in Ireland. Corran is the most westerly summit in the Nagles Mountains area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Corran (<i>An Carn</i>) in area Nagles Mountains, Ireland
Picture: From near Knocknaskagh
 
Pleasant forest track stroll
Short Summary created by jackill, simon3  14 Jan 2012
Start from the forest entrance at W66873 95524and follow the track, ignore the first right after a hundred meters or so and keep on due south . This track then begins to head north east, ignore the next right and take the right that follows it to find the fenced off summit area crowned by 3 masts. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/793/comment/5552/
 
Nice walk to stretch the legs, dull summit. .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Corran (An Carn))
 
The little hill of Corran is probably best viewed .. by jackill   (Show all for Corran (An Carn))
 
easy one for the kids .. by petercrowley   (Show all for Corran (An Carn))
 
Great little walk for families - easy with our 7 .. by calcosmo   (Show all for Corran (An Carn))
 
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