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Dunkerron Mountains Area
Place count in area: 65, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 83, 84, 85 
Highest place:
Stumpa Dúloigh, 784m
Maximum height for area: 784 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 528 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Broaghnabinnia Mountain Bruach na Binne A name in Irish
(Ir. Bruach na Binne [OSI], 'verge of the peak') Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 745m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V80163 81388
Place visited by 131 members. Recently by: Grumbler, John.geary, learykid, schwann10, Patbrdrck, Ulsterpooka, jamesmforrest, DNicholson, osullivanm, Bunsen7, GSheehy, ilenia, FrankMc1964, Wildrover, jlk
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Longitude: -9.744421, Latitude: 51.972162 , Easting: 80163, Northing: 81388 Prominence: 290m,  Isolation: 2.2km
ITM: 480148 581448,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Brghnb, 10 char: Brghnbn
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & siltstone, (St. Finans Sandstone Formation)

Ó Cíobháin gives Beann, 'peak', as the true name of this mountain. Apparently the name Bruach na Binne really belonged to a feature a few miles to the W overlooking the Bridia Valley and was mistakenly applied to this peak by the sappers.   Broaghnabinnia is the 82nd highest place in Ireland. Broaghnabinnia is the most northerly summit in the Dunkerron Mountains area.

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I took this photo from Caher while doing the Coum .. by jackill   (Show all for Broaghnabinnia)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Broaghnabinnia in area Dunkerron Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Lough Duff from the South East ridge of Stompa Duloigh
 
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by peter1  26 Mar 2012
I climbed this as part of a walk taking in Stumpa Duloigh as well on March 19 this year. Following suggestions on this site and from guide books, I decided to head straight up the steep face above Lough Reagh...Bl**dy Hell!...it was tough or I am not as fit or both! After a particularly difficult piece, i had to sit down and make sure i kept my breakfast in...However, I survived and managed to complete the route to Stompa. The earlier plan of including Stumpa West Top was shelved due to wind and rain and the condition of the party (me...). Altogether, 6 hours for 10k and 1003 metres of ascent. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/80/comment/6736/
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Fab mountain without the scramble .. by sandman   (Show all for Broaghnabinnia)
 
Great looking, summit disappoints. .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Broaghnabinnia)
 
"Easy" approach from the south .. by Bunsen7   (Show all for Broaghnabinnia)
 
Broaghnabinnia as seen from the Brida Valley .. by eric   (Show all for Broaghnabinnia)
 
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