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Knockaterriff Beg Mountain Cnoc an Tairbh Beag A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Cnoc an Tairbh Beag [PDT], 'little hill of the bull') Limerick County, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Lithic conglomerate and sandstone Bedrock

Height: 679.3m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: R84377 22175 This place has been logged as visited by 178 members. Recently by: quino70, Dean, ilenia, Dee68, Lauranna, IainT, Kiwitrekker, mountainmike, lw24, Martinpeak, Jamessheerin, Krumel, robertodon, t.jay, tommccarthy
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Longitude: -8.229999, Latitude: 52.3514 , Easting: 184378, Northing: 122175 Prominence: 27.6m,  Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 584330 622226,   GPS IDs, 6 char: KnckBg, 10 char: KncktrfBeg
Bedrock type: Lithic conglomerate and sandstone, (Pigeon Rock Formation)

Knockaterriff Beg is the 144th highest place in Ireland.

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Follow the Blackrock valley .. by group   (Show all for Knockaterriff Beg)
 
A memorable yet nondescript hill! .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Knockaterriff Beg)
 
As can be seen from the photo, Knockaterriff Beg .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Knockaterriff Beg)
 
Knockaterriff Beg has no clear top, though there .. by simon3   (Show all for Knockaterriff Beg)
 
The relationship between the small Knockterriff B .. by simon3   (Show all for Knockaterriff Beg)
 
oldsoldier on Knockaterriff Beg, 2009
by oldsoldier  11 Feb 2009
I Climbed knockaterriff and knockaterriff beg today as I had to bag these as part of my 600 meter peaks in 2009. I approached from the Pigeonrock glen. The road in is becoming very broken and will be soon unusable for cars. I walked in along the Pigeonrock glen from the sheep shed at the end of the road. The ridge of Temple hill was on my left for a long walk until I turned right and went straight to the summit. it should be noted that there are two cairns on the summit of knockaterriff. As I approached up form Pigeonrock glen I came across one but according to my GPS it was in the wrong place, after searching about for five minutes or so I came across the real summit. In fog it might be a hazard. Galty Mór looked resplendant in the distance. On my descent I released an ewe that was caught in the wire fence. She had caught her hoof between two strands of wire. She was very quiet and allowed me to release her without as much as a whimper. She limped off slowly, hope she will be ok. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/141/comment/3589/
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