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Name:Beinn nan Carnan
Hill number:12385
Height:163m / 535ft
Parent (Ma):1627  Heabhal [Sheabhal] [Heaval]
RHB Section:24D: Barra to Barra Head
County/UA:Na h-Eileanan Siar [Western Isles] (UA)
Island:Barra
Maritime area:Barra & Sound of Barra (South)
Class:Tump (100-199m)
(Tu,1)
Grid ref:NL 68274 98181
Summit feature:cairn
Drop:64m
Col:99m  NL680986  
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 31
(1:25k) 452N 452S
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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 16 users)ByDate of Ascent
From carpark to NW also used as start point for Heabhal. Rough grass, cuckoos calling. Small cairn, coastline views, but rather dominated by Heabhal.Denise 15/05/2019
Debs and Tali. Circuit of the central Barra Hills from the parking at the top of the pass.Mountain Goat22/09/2018
Walk to high point of road behind Castlebay.Thearlaichdubh09/08/2018
Revisit of the 2 Tumnps from the pass, for the hydrographic station E of Aird Rubha Mor summitRHW28/06/2018
After Aird Rubha Mor. Fine slabby top with cairnColin Crawford29/04/2018
Short round in wind and driving rain. From parking spot marked on 1:25k map. Then on to Aird Rubha Mor.jonglew16/08/2017
Parked in car park then damp and misty walk for 2 Tumps. Then onward to Aird Rubha Mor.Dugswell214/08/2017
RHW17/07/2012
RichardM15/05/2019
Alex C09/08/2018
Adrian08/08/2018
Lindsay M23/04/2018
Janet M23/04/2018
carole engel17/08/2017
chalky195303/10/2015
daviemore02/07/2006