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Knockaterriff Mountain Cnoc an Tairbh A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc an Tairbh [OSI], 'hill of the bull') Limerick County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Thick-bedded pale-red sandstone Bedrock

Height: 691.6m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: R84837 21639 This place has been logged as visited by 162 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, odonovansf, ilenia, Dee68, Lauranna, IainT, Kiwitrekker, mountainmike, Martinpeak, Jamessheerin, Krumel, strangeweaver, robertodon, t.jay, tommccarthy
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Longitude: -8.223235, Latitude: 52.346602 , Easting: 184837, Northing: 121640 Prominence: 51.08m,  Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 584790 621690,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Kncktr, 10 char: Kncktrf
Bedrock type: Thick-bedded pale-red sandstone, (Galtymore Formation)

Knockaterriff is the 125th highest place in Ireland.

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Up the Turf Road .. by group   (Show all for Knockaterriff)
 
This picture is taken from the source of the Pige .. by simon3   (Show all for Knockaterriff)
 
The valley between the Knockaterriffs (on the lef .. by simon3   (Show all for Knockaterriff)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockaterriff in area Galty Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Knockaterriff from the slopes of Monabrack
 
A short winter horseshoe walk
by peter1  29 Dec 2013
A perfect winter's day to climb two peaks that are off the main Galtees ridge and that I hadn't climbed before. I parked at a small grass layby at grid ref R858 201 A (see track info too). The ascent of Knockaterriff from the south is very straightforward and at a fairly easy angle. I descended into the Blackrock River valley north of the summit, omitting Knockaterriff Beg, (having climbed it before!). The descent from Monabrack to the Blackrock valley is quite steep though the going is good. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/121/comment/15292/
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