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Knockaghaleague Hill Cnoc Achadh Liag A name in Irish
prob. Ir. Cnoc Achadh Liag [PDT], 'hill of Achadh Liag') Mayo County, in Binnion List, X-bedded sandstone and siltstone. Bedrock

Height: 237m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 23 Grid Reference: G11700 34900
Place visited by 5 members. Recently by: Garmin, chalky, FilHil, sandman, IncaHoots
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Longitude: -9.355593, Latitude: 54.255333 , Easting: 111700, Northing: 334900 Prominence: 192m,  Isolation: 4.9km
ITM: 511669 834903,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc237, 10 char: Knckghlg
Bedrock type: X-bedded sandstone and siltstone., (Downpatrick Formation)

This hill above the town of Ballycastle is unnamed on OS maps, but is named named Knockaughaleeg on William Bald's map of 1830. It is located in the townland of Aghaleague, Ir. Achadh Liag [logainm.ie], 'field of the standing stone'. A cairn on the summit is called Seefin (from Ir. Suí Finn, 'Fionn's seat', a common name for hill-top megaliths throughout Ireland). Has been called Ballycastle Hill.   Knockaghaleague is the 1308th highest place in Ireland.

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Ballycastle Hill .. by sandman   (Show all for Knockaghaleague)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockaghaleague in area North Mayo, Ireland
Picture: A Mayo Ferrari
 
Ballycastle Hill
by sandman  14 Aug 2013
Parked on route to the summit Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1012/comment/15069/
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