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Name:Carnan Eoin
Hill number:1487
Height:143m / 469ft
Parent (Ma):none
RHB Section:20A: Jura, Scarba and Colonsay
County/UA:Argyll and Bute (UA)
Island:Colonsay
Maritime area:Islay, Jura & surrounding islands
Class:Hump, Tump (100-199m), SIB, Submarilyn
(Hu,Tu,1,SIB,sMa)
Grid ref:NR 40919 98458
Summit feature:E corner of huge cairn on outcrop 13m W of trig point
Drop:143m
Col:Sea
OS map sheet(s):(1:50k) 61
(1:25k) 354
Observations:cairn base is 95cm above trig point base
Survey:Abney level
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GPS data:show GPS entries for this hill

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Logged Descriptions  (logged by 55 users, only the latest 50 shown - Show all)ByDate of Ascent
Second visit, evening stroll from a lovely camping pitch at Port EasdailColin Crawford27/07/2018
2nd tump of 9 on a 19.8km Northerly loop from the Backpackers lodge, climbing Beinn an Sgoltaire, then exploring Kiloran Bay and climbing Beinn Inebri with increasingly strong winds and rain. Easy path down and then on to Beinn Bheag...Dazingdale09/05/2018
Self, Peter and dog. Lovely day, the best of the week.Invicta1421/04/2018
First time on Colonsay, good trip w Jenx to North end of island moping up the high points.nordicstar22/08/2015
Very useful drop off to the east at Port ceann a gharraidh, then up via Cnoc na faire. Beat that Mr. Calmac!Alex C11/06/2015
A circuit of Carnan Eoin, Beinn Bheag and Beinn Bhreac (respectively) from Colonsay House.summitsup11/06/2015
Up and down from lane summit.Eddie27/05/2015
Highest point on Colonsay. Two boulders are about 6' higher than FB on column. Terrific views.arranc12/06/2013
With Debs, Proposed!Mountain Goat15/08/2012
With Mag and Gleniredale12/08/2012
Cairn + bedrock higher than trig on lovely sunny day via ferry from Islay.Dugswell213/06/2012
Calmac Wednesday crowds supplemented by island top bagging Marhoffers obsessing all the way to a major SIB apparently. Great views too, including the whale. Follow the crowds.Martin R13/06/2012
With Lynseyalistairpooler09/05/2011
With Meds. Staying at Kilchatten we biked it up to Kiloran Bay.bolton30/06/2010
Day trip from Juramoorsman15/08/2004
lovely hill & view. Weds pm trip by hire bike from ferry RHW28/05/2003
PeteN01/01/1970
mae11/09/2018
Thorny26/08/2018
Crumblie226/08/2018
Erik B29/06/2018
J-D-B14/06/2017
marraneth31/05/2017
chalky195319/08/2016
peterstanding05/06/2016
AndyS30/05/2016
jenx22/08/2015
Toril16/05/2015
mainnirnamfiadh08/09/2014
IainT14/05/2014
assynt_bob20/04/2014
LighthouseSarah20/04/2014
Alan Whatley30/03/2013
jimbloomer13/06/2012
iaindbrown13/06/2012
Jon F06/06/2012
Colin Crawford14/05/2012
Paul and Terri14/06/2011
lynseypooler09/05/2011
bjewing10/04/2011
chalky195312/07/2008
Bongonog 06/05/2007
GaryJones01/04/2006
chalky195317/08/2005
chalky195316/06/2003
Guy Heelis21/07/2001
Lionel Bidwell12/04/2001
Susan Bidwell12/04/2001
Ozymandias29/05/2000
JockTamson01/06/1990