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|An Cnoc Buí|
|Elevation||706 m (2,316 ft)|
|Prominence||685 m (2,247 ft)|
|Listing||County top (Cork), P600, Marilyn, Hewitt|
|English translation||Yellow Mountain|
|Language of name||Irish|
|Location||Cork / Kerry, Ireland|
|Topo map||OSi Discovery 85|
The mountain is composed of sandstone laid down in the Devonian period which was subsequently uplifted to form a mountain range, before being eroded into its present form by glaciers during the last ice age.
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