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Knockiveagh Hill Cnoc Uíbh Eachach A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Uíbh Eachach [PNNI], 'hill of the Uí Eachach or descendants
of Eochu')
Down County, in Binnion List, Granite, granodiorite Bedrock

Height: 235m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J18247 37804 This summit has been logged as climbed by 39 members. Recently by: Wilderness, GoldCircle, Ulsterpooka, eamonoc, jimmyread, rowanofravara, paddyhillsbagger, chalky, Fergalh, Garmin, conormcbandon, FEARGALS, Trailtrekker, simon3, muschi
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -6.185542, Latitude: 54.275391 , Easting: 318247, Northing: 337804 Prominence: 150m,   Isolation: 9.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 718170 837806,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckvg, 10 char: Knckvgh
Bedrock type: Granite, granodiorite, (Newry Granodiorite Complex)

The Uí Eachach Coba were an ancient population group who gave their name to four baronies in Mid-Down.   Knockiveagh is the 1312th highest summit in Ireland. Knockiveagh is the second most westerly summit in the Mourne Mountains area.

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Quick walk, interesting view. .. by group   (Show all for Knockiveagh)
 
A little Gem .. by gerrym   (Show all for Knockiveagh)
 
three5four0 on Knockiveagh, 2009
by three5four0  5 Oct 2009
Parked up in a small parking space beside a Bronte Trail info sign, at roughly 178375 B, where we crossed an awkward fence topped by barbed wire. We crossed several more fences and negotiated areas of windbush and thistles before arriving at, what appeared to be a water pumping station, with an access track. We followed this track up hill, through a couple of gates, and sure enough it wound up hill to the summit of Knockiveagh, with its trig point just below the summit. From the summit the views of the main Mourne mountains are superb, this was my last summit in the Mournes Group and despite the rough start it was well worth the visit. On the descent we stuck to the track, which turned into a cemented lane, arriving out at a minor road round 183374 by a private lane sign. From here it was only a short walk back to the car via Knock Terrace. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1015/comment/4189/
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For the views .. by pn_runner   (Show all for Knockiveagh)
 
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