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Knockavoe Hill Tyrone County, in Local/Historical/Cultural List

Height: 296m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 12 Grid Reference: H37295 97591 This place has been logged as visited by 10 members. Recently by: dr_banuska, Glanman2, Harry Goodman, BigFly, AntrimRambler, Ulsterpooka, Garmin, sandman, Peter Walker, Aidy
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Longitude: -7.420545, Latitude: 54.824731 , Easting: 237295, Northing: 397591 Prominence: 60m,  Isolation: 4.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 637236 897580,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckv, 10 char: Knockavoe


Site of a Battle in 1522 between the O'Neills and the O'Donnells   Knockavoe is the 1163th highest place in Ireland. Knockavoe is the second most westerly summit in the Sperrin Mountains area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockavoe in area Sperrin Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The trig pillar with added cross
 
Short walk to the trig pillar
Short Summary created by Aidy,  4 Oct 2015
The top can be easily accessed from the Evish Road on the southern slopes from H 37403 97064 A. I sought and was given permission to cross the fields at the nearby house. The summit is around H 37297 97597 B and is marked by a trig pillar which has had a metal cross cemented on top. Only 5 minutes from the road. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1498/comment/18346/
 
How not to approach .. by dr_banuska   (Show all for Knockavoe)
 
Great Viewing Platform .. by Aidy   (Show all for Knockavoe)
 
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