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Knocknafallia Mountain Cnoc na Faille A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na Faille [LL], (?)'hill of the cliff') Waterford County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Medium grained pink-purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 666.5m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: S09418 07495 This summit has been logged as climbed by 195 members. Recently by: theredyin, IainT, ericjones, lw24, Martinpeak, brendevlin, William-J, eoghanm, t.jay, tommccarthy, robertodon, Kiwitrekker, eoghancarton, Jamessheerin, PeakPaul
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -7.862922, Latitude: 52.219628 , Easting: 209419, Northing: 107496 Prominence: 153m,   Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 609366 607550,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc667, 10 char: Kncknfl
Bedrock type: Medium grained pink-purple sandstone, (Knockmealdown Sandstone Formation)

‘Faill’ can be a cliff, but the map indicates no cliff nearby. It can also mean ‘negligence, omission.'   Knocknafallia is the third highest mountain in the Knockmealdown Mountains area and the 167th highest in Ireland.

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Oh summit where art thou? .. by group   (Show all for Knocknafallia)
Knocknafallia has a broad ridge around 500m in le .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknafallia)
Knocknafallia was the site for a proposed wind fa .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknafallia)
Coming from Knockmeal, the col between the two mo .. by csd   (Show all for Knocknafallia)
Knocknafallia is a mountain without any definite .. by mneary34   (Show all for Knocknafallia)
sinbadw on Knocknafallia, 2008
by sinbadw  4 May 2008
From Knocknagauv we made our way to Knocknafallia, encountering a couple of March hares in the process. A grand hill to stride on, but we were feeling our lack of practice at this stage of the walk. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/158/comment/3080/
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