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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)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknafallia in area Knockmealdown Mountains, Ireland
simon3 on Knocknafallia, 2003
by simon3  26 Mar 2003
Knocknafallia was the site for a proposed wind farm subject to considerable controversy and ultimate rejection in 1999. The view shows Crohan West (left of picture) and the ridge from it extending to Knockmeal (560m) to the right. Between Knocknafallia and Knockmeal you can see some fairly obtrusive roads associated with the forestry to the right, marked as Meoul on the map. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/158/comment/397/
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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)
From Knocknagauv we made our way to Knocknafallia .. by sinbadw   (Show all for Knocknafallia)
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