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Iveragh NW Area
Place count in area: 18, OSI/LPS Maps: 83, 84 
Highest place:
Knocknadobar, 690m
Maximum height for area: 690 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 565 metres,

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Geokaun Hill Valentia Island Island An 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'
Kerry County, in Binnion, Irish Islands Lists, Purple mudstone & siltstone Bedrock

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Height: 266m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V38641 77043
Place visited by 48 members. Recently by: jcoshea, Dbosonnet, aifric_n04, peter1, Wildrover, DeltaP, IainT, 3K_Fters, markmjcampion, Ulsterpooka, JohnAshton, liz50, tsheehy, fingalscave, Philewis
Island visited by 57 members.
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Longitude: -10.346247, Latitude: 51.922648 , Easting: 38641, Northing: 77043 Prominence: 266m,  Isolation: 4.7km
ITM: 438626 577104,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Gkn, 10 char: Geokaun
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone & siltstone, (Valentia Slate Formation)

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 1240th highest place in Ireland.

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Surely the best view in Ireland .. by Cormacg   (Show all for Geokaun)
One of the easiest summits listed on Mountain Vie .. by dbloke   (Show all for Geokaun)
The summit is the other side of the gate .. by three5four0   (Show all for Geokaun)
dbloke on Geokaun, 2009
by dbloke  28 Sep 2009
P.S. I forgot to mention. It also has its own website: http://www.geokaunmountain.com/ Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/988/comment/4150/
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