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South Connemara Area   N: Shannavara Subarea
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 44, 45 
Highest place:
Shannavara, 358m
Maximum height for area: 358 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 329 metres,

Places in area South Connemara:
Cen: Kilkieran:   Cnoc Mordáin 354m
E: Moycullen:   Newtown Hill 198m
N: Cashel:   Cashel Hill 311mLettershinna Hill 192m
N: Derroura:   Cappanalaurabaun 273mKeeraunnageeragh 305m
N: Oughterard:   Cloghermore 280mKnocknasilloge 346mKnocknalee 291mLeam Hill 253m
N: Shannavara:   Knockadav 224mShannavara 358m
S: Lettermore:   Lettermore 117m
W: Roundstone:   Errisbeg 300m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Shannavara Hill Seanadh Bhéara A name in Irish (Ir. Seanadh Bhéara [logainm.ie], 'slope of Béara') Galway County in Connacht Province, in Binnion List, Paragneiss, migmatite, pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 358m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45 Grid Reference: L93334 43718
Place visited by 22 members. Recently by: markwallace, Fergalh, tphase, TommyV, markmjcampion, Murray-Tucker, erun, sandman, eamonoc, frankmc04, MichaelE, conormcbandon, jimbloomer, chalky, taobear
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Longitude: -9.605383, Latitude: 53.432119 , Easting: 93334, Northing: 243718 Prominence: 301m,  Isolation: 2.2km
ITM: 493321 743646,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Shnvr, 10 char: Shannavara
Bedrock type: Paragneiss, migmatite, pebble beds, (Cashel Schist Formation)

On Tim Robinson's map of Connemara, Seanadh Bhéara (Shannavara) only appears as a townland name. This hill is named Cnoc Úraid. A legend predicts that Cnoc Úraid / Oorid Hill will be the site of the last battle for Christianity. [TR]   Seanadh Bhéara is the highest hill in the South Connemara area and the 1040th highest in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Shannavara (<i>Seanadh Bhéara</i>) in area South Connemara, Ireland
Picture: MV Summit.
 
A Tale of Two Cairns.
by sandman  16 May 2016
Having received permission from the farmer to access the open hillside thru his property i parked at L9514244903 A. On reaching the summit area you will notice two cairns one whose photo i included is the MV pick for the summit but the other cairn at L9334843623 B seems to be higher, a photo of same included in previous post. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/888/comment/18526/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Shannavara (<i>Seanadh Bhéara</i>) in area South Connemara, Ireland
Picture: Summit Area.
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by sandman  15 Aug 2017
To answer the query raised by TommyV for at the time to facilitate parking on a narrow road and not wishing to park on the N59 i parked beside the farm yard with a view to access the hill via the route described in Track 925 but as i parked i noticed the track up thru the farmyard. Whether the farmer is still happy to allow hill walkers i can't answer . But as a safe guaranteed no access issues approach from the south parking in the small car park at L9271638708 C see my comment on Gortmore Hill. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/888/comment/19684/
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