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Cush Mountain Cois A name in Irish
(Ir. Cois [OSI], 'side, flank') Tipperary County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Conglomerate & purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 641.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: R89435 26200 This summit has been logged as climbed by 280 members. Recently by: Dee68, IainT, Lauranna, Kiwitrekker, TommyV, DeirdreRafter, corkrats, lw24, rayw, Wilderness, Martinpeak, strangeweaver, tommccarthy, odonogc, carofurey
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Longitude: -8.155897, Latitude: 52.387694 , Easting: 189436, Northing: 126200 Prominence: 176.16m,   Isolation: 2.1km
ITM: 589387 626250,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cush, 10 char: Cush
Bedrock type: Conglomerate & purple sandstone, (Slievenamuck Conglomerate Formation)

The name may well be a shortened form of Cois na Binne, which appears in several place-names in this area. This mountain is referred to as Binnia in 'The Mountains of Ireland' by Paddy Dillon.   Cush is the 213th highest summit in Ireland.

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A gheal mo Chroi .. by group   (Show all for Cush)
A Galty viewing platform. .. by simon3   (Show all for Cush)
I did this last Monday on a crystal clear winters .. by murphysw   (Show all for Cush)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cush in area Galty Mountains, Ireland
simon3 on Cush, 2003
by simon3  9 Jun 2003
Cush pictured from the South West. Cush is surrounded by forestry to its west, south and east however to the north (right of this picture) is a long col to Galtybeg. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/215/comment/533/
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A great short and steep climb of just under a hou .. by petelunn   (Show all for Cush)
Climbed Cush as part of a horseshoe walk taking i .. by tony_limerick   (Show all for Cush)
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