Donation Request 2020

DONATE
Members and Supporters, the MountainViews committee requests your help to meet the costs of the website and of other activities such as insured events or publications.

You do not have to be logged in to donate.

Welcome to MountainViews
If you want to use the website often please enrol (quick and free) at top right.
Overview
Detail
Zoom: ??
For more map options click on any overview map area or any detail map feature.
Detail Map Features
Showing 2 items:
Carronadavderg 301m,
Tracks:
2818, 2km
Find Suggested Walks
Find hill, mountain, island, coastal feature.
Videos
(none available)
Recent Contributions
Get Notifications

Cushbawn: Pleasant walk to unmarked summit.

Ballycumber Hill: Decent little Carn doesn't demand too much.

Revised place names from Paul Tempan

Slieve Maan North Top: Is that it!

Slieve Maan to Croaghanmoira Circuit

A "Holy" fantastic Path

Old School Slieve Carr route, with Tawnyanruddia

Slieve Maan: Worth the walk

Pic de Montaut via Borne des Trois Seigneurs

Covid19 and Hillwalking

Croaghanmoira: The best for less!

Glenariff Waterfalls Walk

Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by conditions and a privacy policy.
Read general information about the site.
Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk.
See the credits and list definitions.
Video display
Comeragh Mountains Area   Drum Hills Subarea
Rating graphic.
Carronadavderg Hill Carn an Daimh Dheirg A name in Irish
(Ir. Carn an Daimh Dheirg [LL], 'cairn of the red ox') Waterford County in Munster Province, in Binnion List, Purple mudstone and sandstone Bedrock

Height: 301m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 82 Grid Reference: X17416 87012
Place visited by 25 members. Recently by: TommyV, Daingean, CaminoPat, DeltaP, conormcbandon, PeakPaul, Cobhclimber, osullivanm, simon3, chalky, Gobbledygook, Fergalh, Pepe, thomasgaffney, eamonoc
I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -7.746985, Latitude: 52.035336 , Easting: 217416, Northing: 87012 Prominence: 290m,  Isolation: 9.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 617359 587068,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crndvd, 10 char: Crndvdrg
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone and sandstone, (Ballytrasna Formation)

Carronadavderg is the highest point in the Drum Hills (Ir. Drom Fhinín [LL]). Canon Power says of this height: This carn is erroneously marked as Sliabh Grainn on old maps. A remarkable eminence visible for many miles in three directions. A wild legend accounts for the name. Fionn and a contemporary giant had a difference as to the ownership of a certain red bull. In the heat of the dispute the rival proprietors seized each a horn of the beast and pulled the creature in twain.   Carronadavderg is the 1156th highest place in Ireland. Carronadavderg is the most southerly summit and also the second most westerly in the Comeragh Mountains area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/956/
COMMENTS for Carronadavderg 1 of 1  
Follow this place's comments
Easy access to mast covered wood encircled summit .. by group   (Show all for Carronadavderg)
 
Telecom track, wooded top .. by jackill   (Show all for Carronadavderg)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carronadavderg in area Comeragh Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Misty Masts
 
Keep the gorse short
by eamonoc  23 Aug 2013
Tues 20/8/2013, Left Dungarvan on N25 heading towards Youghal, this road rises for about 8km at the high point of this climb, I turned right at a sign for Clashmore and followed this road for approx 10km to arrive at point A as mentioned by Wicklore. There is a new bungalow with an imitation round tower in its garden just after the access road. It took me 15mins to the top with all the fine masts hereabouts. If this top was not kept clear for the masts, it might prove difficult to reach as it is completely surrounded by mature wood land and some innocent looking small Gorse bushes around the trig point. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/956/comment/15088/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
Telecoms encrusted summit overlooking Youghal. .. by simon3   (Show all for Carronadavderg)
 
A sign of peace. .. by simon3   (Show all for Carronadavderg)
 
Very unremarkable. .. by TommyV   (Show all for Carronadavderg)
 
(End of comment section for Carronadavderg.)

OSi logo OSNI/LPS logo
Some mapping:
Open Street Map
(Various variations used.)
British summit data courtesy:
Database of British & Irish Hills
(Creative Commons Licence)
MountainViews.ie, a Hill-walking Website for the island of Ireland. 1100+ Visitors per day, 2100 Summiteers, 1300 Contributors.