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Dingle West Area
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 70 
Highest place:
Mount Eagle, 516m
Maximum height for area: 516 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 461 metres,

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Croaghmore Hill Great Blasket Island Island An Cró Mór A name in Irish
(Ir. An Cró Mór [OSI], 'the big sheep-pen') Kerry County, in Binnion, Irish Islands Lists, Cross-bedded sandstone Bedrock

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Height: 292m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: V24619 95806
Place visited by 54 members. Recently by: Osku, Lauranna, An_madra_aosta, markmjcampion, TNaughton, JohnAshton, gongers, liz50, Wildcat, Cobhclimber, Wilderness, MichaelE, trekker, ahendroff, DenisMc
Island visited by 62 members.
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Longitude: -10.559429, Latitude: 52.086867 , Easting: 24619, Northing: 95806 Prominence: 292m,  Isolation: 4.3km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 424609 595863,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crg293, 10 char: Croaghmore
Bedrock type: Cross-bedded sandstone, (Coumeenoole Sandstone Formation)

This name has been misleadingly anglicised as if it contained the element cruach, 'stack'. It actually contains cró, 'sheep-pen', and it seems that the name has been transferred from a pen to the hill on which it was situated.   An Cró Mór is the 1171th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain An Cró Mór in area Dingle West, Ireland
 
The Sleeping Giant just before sunset...
by David-Guenot  29 May 2018
A cropped zoom on Blasket Island, taken from somewhere between Been Hill and Beenmore, with (left to right) Inishvickillane, Inis na Bro and An Tiaracht to its left. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/963/comment/19933/
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The Green Road .. by march-fixer   (Show all for An Cró Mór)
 
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