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Knocknalougha Mountain Cnoc na Loiche A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na Loiche [LL], 'hill of the lake') Tipperary/ Waterford County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Medium grained pink-purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 629m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: S01943 10019 This summit has been logged as climbed by 149 members. Recently by: IainT, eoghanm, Kiwitrekker, tsheehy, Krumel, alleny, tommccarthy, brendevlin, t.jay, eoghancarton, PeakPaul, walker26, Ulsterpooka, robertbrown, robertodon
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Longitude: -7.972281, Latitude: 52.242386 , Easting: 201944, Northing: 110020 Prominence: 83.97m,   Isolation: 1.5km
ITM: 601893 610073,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Kncknl, 10 char: Kncknlgh
Bedrock type: Medium grained pink-purple sandstone, (Knockmealdown Sandstone Formation)

In the form Cnoc na Loiche provided in LL the word loch is feminine, 2nd declension. Presumably there is historical evidence for this variant rather than the usual masculine 1st declension form. Previously Knockaunabulloga in MV.   Knocknalougha is the 240th highest summit in Ireland.

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High above Beal Lough .. by group   (Show all for Knocknalougha)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknalougha in area Knockmealdown Mountains, Ireland
simon3 on Knocknalougha, 2003
by simon3  20 Feb 2003
This is a picture of Bay Lough from the side of Sugarloaf Hill. The green vegetation above the lake is rhododendron which appears to be out of control. Rhododendron, an alien species that arrived from Turkey, is seen as a weed. In the words of Dr Ian Rotherham an expert on the subject "In favourable environments rhododendrons form dense, impenetrable thickets, and whilst the massed flowers in open locations are very popular with the public, it causes serious management problems for forestry and wildlife conservation." The lower slopes of Sugarloaf Hill have a number of places where the shrub has gained a foothold in forest rides. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/229/comment/337/
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Knockaunabulloga has a flattish rounded summit wh .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocknalougha)
There is a rough stone track about 200 metres sou .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Knocknalougha)
Knocknalougha is just to the left of centre as vi .. by jackill   (Show all for Knocknalougha)
The climb out of the Vee gap up Knockaunabulloga .. by mneary34   (Show all for Knocknalougha)
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