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Knockshigowna Hill Tipperary County, in Binnion List, Chert, sandstone & quartz conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 212m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 53 Grid Reference: S00338 95806
Place visited by 10 members. Recently by: cathalferris, conormcbandon, frankmc04, sandman, jackill, delboyir, eamonoc, Fergalh, paddyhillsbagger, aidand
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Longitude: -7.995715, Latitude: 53.013267 , Easting: 200338, Northing: 195806 Prominence: 130m,  Isolation: 17.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 600287 695840,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc212, 10 char: Knckshg212
Bedrock type: Chert, sandstone & quartz conglomerate, (Fairy Hill Conglomerate Formation)

Knockshigowna is the 1370th highest place in Ireland. Knockshigowna is the second most northerly summit in the Shannon area.

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Fairymount Farm.
by sandman  28 Jul 2015
The owners, who were very welcoming, explained to me that as it got harder to make a living in agriculture they decided to use the isolated hill that their farm was located on to develop walking trails but alas walkers were as profitable as agriculture so they developed a fantastic facility for mountain bikes. The walking trails are no more but I was allowed up to the summit via the uplift road without a cover charge . In another part of the farm on the opposite side of the road from the bike park a cricket pitch complete with pavilion is located. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1276/comment/18215/
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