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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,

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Castlequin Hill Clochán Mhac Coinn A name in Irish
Kerry County in Munster Province, in Binnion List, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 361m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V47000 82100
Place visited by 11 members. Recently by: TommyV, ciarraioch, conormcbandon, Wilderness, MichaelE, jimbloomer, chalky, trekker, David-Guenot, three5four0, pocarbuile
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Longitude: -10.227092, Latitude: 51.97042 , Easting: 47000, Northing: 82100 Prominence: 336m,  Isolation: 4km
ITM: 446983 582160,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cstlqn, 10 char: Castlequin
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

This peak is unnamed on OS maps. It is situated in the townland of Castlequin. Any information on the correct name of this hill would be welcome.   Castlequin is the 1030th highest place in Ireland.

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The end summit of 4 Hill Day .. by three5four0   (Show all for Castlequin)
 
Not climbed Castlequin yet, but I did get to take .. by dbloke   (Show all for Castlequin)
 
Kimego peat works. .. by conormcbandon   (Show all for Castlequin)
 
Kimego .. by conormcbandon   (Show all for Castlequin)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Castlequin in area Iveragh NW, Ireland
Picture: Looking down on the town of Caherciveen
 
A mixed bag
by TommyV  12 Jun 2019
Kimego forest is an official Coilte forest recreation area tucked away on the North side of the Iveragh penininsula at V45388 82721 C but in truth it is much more an area of felled trees and stacked logs. It's possible to do a short 3.5 kilometre loop around this forest however, I used this trail to also access Castlequin Hill. This involved going uphill through an area of felled tress for about 200 metres before accessing the hill proper. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/886/comment/20548/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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