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Iveragh NW Area
Place count in area: 18, OSI/LPS Maps: 83, 84 
Highest place:
Knocknadobar, 690m
Maximum height for area: 690 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 565 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Knocknaskereighta Hill Sceithigh Riabhach A name in Irish
Irish form Sceithigh Riabhach from [Logainm.ie] Kerry County, in Binnion List, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 395m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V40800 70900
Place visited by 13 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, Wilderness, trekker, chalky, Conor74, Dbosonnet, madfrankie, johnstna, Onzy, three5four0, peterturner, ciarraioch, bjreilly
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Longitude: -10.312057, Latitude: 51.868107 , Easting: 40800, Northing: 70900 Prominence: 280m,  Isolation: 3.5km
ITM: 440785 570962,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc395, 10 char: Kncknskrgh
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone & siltstone, (Valentia Slate Formation)

Knocknaskereighta is the 964th highest place in Ireland.

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Last hill in a day of three .. by three5four0   (Show all for Knocknaskereighta)
Leaving Portmagee we drove up to the col at Coona .. by dbloke   (Show all for Knocknaskereighta)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknaskereighta in area Iveragh NW, Ireland
Picture: Looking westwards from the summit
He Who Dares, Bags.
by madfrankie  28 Jul 2014
Speaking to someone in a pub in Valentia the previous evening I was reliably informed that the locals pay scant regard to the discouraging signage at the entrance to the service road. So the next morning, humming "Break The Law" by judas Priest, I drove up the road and parked at the transmitters, about 1.5 kilometres from the summit. Heading left around the fence I picked up a distinct track that led east over a broad bleak ridge. The summit is a featureless grassy rise, with neither cairn nor trig pillar.
I returned via the same route making a round trip of about 1 hr 20 minutes. A hill that's easier to walk than to pronounce. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/849/comment/17575/
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