; Taurbeg 405m hill, W Limerick/N Kerry Mullaghareirk Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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W Limerick/N Kerry Area   Mullaghareirk Mountains Subarea
Place count in area: 13, OSI/LPS Maps: 64, 65, 72, 73, 79, 80 
Highest place:
Baraveha, 451m
Maximum height for area: 451 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 299 metres,

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Taurbeg Hill Teamhair Bheag A name in Irish
Cork County in Munster Province, in no lists, Greywacke, siltstone & silty shale Bedrock

Height: 405m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 72 Grid Reference: R22830 11070
Place visited by 20 members. Recently by: FrankMc1964, Fergalh, Juanita, CaminoPat, eamonoc, conormcbandon, hivisibility, Willyc, thomas_g, sandman, reidyden, wsheahan, roibi, john_desmond, eflanaga
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Longitude: -9.130554, Latitude: 52.246334 , Easting: 122830, Northing: 111070 Prominence: 14m,  Isolation: 1km
ITM: 522797 611114,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Trbg, 10 char: Taurbeg
Bedrock type: Greywacke, siltstone & silty shale, (Cloone Flagstone Formation)

Taurbeg is the 917th highest place in Ireland.

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Access via the trees
by thomas_g  9 Aug 2013
The main gate now has a big no access sign, so access via the forest path mentioned above. This path is very overgrown, but passible (just), it brings you out by turbine 9, then an easy walk from there to the summit mostly by tracks.
Don't try to walk from here to Taur as the way is almost impassible due to rough ground / trees: I did and gave up. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/804/comment/15060/
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Taurbeg windfarm caused much debate during and af .. by jackill   (Show all for Taurbeg)
 
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