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Mizen/Sheeps Head Area
Place count in area: 19, OSI/LPS Maps: 84, 85, 88, 89 
Highest place:
Mount Gabriel, 407m
Maximum height for area: 407 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 312 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Seefin Hill Suí Finn A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Suí Finn [PDT], 'Fionn's seat') Cork County, in Binnion List, Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 345m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 88 Grid Reference: V82400 39700
Place visited by 38 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, eamonoc, TommyV, Wildrover, Eirepur, slebog, caiomhin, tommccarthy, frankmc04, jcincork, eugeneryan959, ahendroff, chalky, GSheehy, garrettd
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Longitude: -9.697894, Latitude: 51.598141 , Easting: 82400, Northing: 39700 Prominence: 260m,  Isolation: 3.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 482375 539769,   GPS IDs, 6 char: See345, 10 char: Seefin 345
Bedrock type: Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone, (Gun Point Formation)

Seefin is the second highest hill in the Mizen/Sheeps Head area and the 1057th highest in Ireland.

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Sheeps Head Loop .. by davsheen   (Show all for Seefin)
 
Great views of Bantry & Dunmanus Bays .. by mizenman   (Show all for Seefin)
 
A template for waymarked walking?
by garrettd  12 Aug 2014
We did a linear walk over Seefin and Gouladane from the car park at V836381 A, taking the excellently way-marked route (Seefin Loop) to the top of Seefin and along the ridge all the way to the car park on the far side of Glan Lough at V891430 B. The ground conditions were good on account of recent dry weather and the views over the Beara Peninsula, from Knokowen to Dursey Island are spectacular. The waymarking is the best I have seen anywhere in Ireland and although, not desirable or appropriate in all walking locations, it should operate as a template for areas looking to attract more visitors where private land considerations need to be balanced with recreational access. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/905/comment/17610/
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