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South Connemara Area   N: Derroura Subarea
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 44, 45, EW-CON 
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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Keeraunnageeragh Hill Caorán na gCaorach A name in Irish (Ir. Caorán na gCaorach [logainm.ie], 'moor of the sheep') Galway County in Connacht Province, in Binnion List, Psammitic pelitic & semi-pelitic schists Bedrock

Height: 305m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45 Grid Reference: M05042 47462
Place visited by 25 members. Recently by: TommyMc, Haulie, paulbrown, JamesClancy, afoster2001, markmjcampion, TommyV, bryanmccabe, Fergalh, eamonoc, dorchadha, chalky, tphase, fieldoptic, markwallace
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Longitude: -9.430664, Latitude: 53.468835 , Easting: 105042, Northing: 247462 Prominence: 277m,  Isolation: 2.7km
ITM: 505012 747485,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Krngrg, 10 char: Krngrgh
Bedrock type: Psammitic pelitic & semi-pelitic schists, (Streamstown Schist Formation)

A cairn at the summit is named Carn Seefin on the old ½ inch map (from Carn Suí Finn, 'cairn of Fionn's seat'). This is probably the hill named Knock Siffingen, located between Galway Bay and L. Corrib, on Speed's map of Connaught (1610). Has been called Derroura.   Keeraunnageeragh is the 1146th highest place in Ireland. Keeraunnageeragh is the second most northerly summit in the South Connemara area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Keeraunnageeragh (<i>Caorán na gCaorach</i>) in area South Connemara, Ireland
Picture: Keeraunnageeragh summit cairn in the mist.
 
Coillte comes out tops!
Short Summary created by JohnA, paddyhillsbagger  27 Sep 2022
Access forest at M05739 48822 starA where there is a Coillte forest track which winds its way up the hillside. You can download a Coillte map of Derroura forest tracks on coillte.ie which is better than the OS map for this walk. Take a left at the top T-junction of tracks and head East to a rough forest cutting at M05664 47931 starB. This short climb takes you up to the mountain bike trail from where you head roughly SSW across a boggy, heathery and rough terrain around the trees to the large summit cairn. You can shelter from any winds and/or rain at the top of the cairn in it's small hollow which I availed of to eat my sandwiches before heading down via the same route. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/953/comment/5712/
 
Coillte, Cairn and Copper .. by fieldoptic   (Show all for Keeraunnageeragh (Caorán na gCaorach))
 
A quick summit slog .. by moggy40   (Show all for Keeraunnageeragh (Caorán na gCaorach))
 
Don't bother combining this hill with its neighbo .. by markmjcampion   (Show all for Keeraunnageeragh (Caorán na gCaorach))
 
A Dr Jekyll, Mr Hyde walk .. by TommyV   (Show all for Keeraunnageeragh (Caorán na gCaorach))
 
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