Geokaun 266m hill, Iveragh NW Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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GeokaunHillValentia IslandIslandAn Geocán A name in Irish also Feaghmaan Mountain an extra name in English (Ir. An Geocán [logainm.ie], perhaps 'the pipe or reed' or 'the lump' )KerryCounty, in Binnion, Irish Islands Lists, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock
Reachable "On Foot " Y Height:266mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83Grid Reference: V38641 77043 Place visited by 56 members. Recently by: jlk, Dessie1, TommyV, Aglaisio, spoodle58, hivisibility, Deise-Man, omurchu, jcoshea, Dbosonnet, aifric_n04, peter1, Wildrover, DeltaP, IainT Island visited by 71 members. I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)I have visited Valentia Island: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
This name is pronounced 'yokawn'. It is of obscure origin, but may refer to a pole or mast on the summit. It may have a parallel in Gokane Point, a headland south of Skibbereen. Feaghmaan East and West are townlands on the slopes of Geokaun.
Geokaun is the 1242th highest place in Ireland. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/988/