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Knocknanacree Hill Cnoc na nAcraí A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na nAcraí [OSI], 'hill of na hAcraí or the acres') Kerry County, in Binnion List, Aeolian sandstone Bedrock

Height: 286m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 70 Grid Reference: V57213 99845
Place visited by 17 members. Recently by: JohnAshton, ucampbell, eamonoc, liz50, markmjcampion, frankmc04, omurchu, ciarraioch, Fergalh, chalky, Cobhclimber, simoburn, trekker, dbloke, kingstonian
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Longitude: -10.086, Latitude: 52.132503 , Easting: 57213, Northing: 99845 Prominence: 260m,  Isolation: 4.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 457194 599901,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc286, 10 char: Kncknncr
Bedrock type: Aeolian sandstone, (Kilmurry Sandstone Formation)

Acres (na hAcraí) is a townland name.   Knocknanacree is the 1182th highest place in Ireland. Knocknanacree is the second most southerly summit in the Central Dingle area.

Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/967/?PHPSESSID=bcnq3apldicbacsagd6thr6mk1
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Views to Slieve Mish and the Dingle Peninsula .. by group   (Show all for Knocknanacree)
 
Knocknacree is a short walk with a big payload on .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknanacree)
 
Guinness powered ascent .. by three5four0   (Show all for Knocknanacree)
 
Looking south there's long view towards Mount Eag .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknanacree)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknanacree in area Central Dingle, Ireland
Picture: Storm Beach and Cliffs at lower western reaches
 
Storm Beach and Cliffs at lower western reaches
by Bunsen7  17 Aug 2018
A view of "Acres" from Minard Beach. This is apparently a geologically interesting spot in itself as it is a storm beach comprised of large sandstone boulders. The castle is on private land and not closely accessible but Cromwell's forces gave it some strong blows many years ago, so getting too close might be inadvisable anyway.

Local signboards suggest an out and back from Minard Beach. The river and road directly to the east of this hill at Bunaneer would appear to prevent a route onwards to Knockafeehane. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/967/comment/20024/
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