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CorcógMountainCorcogemore A name in English (Ir. Corcóg [TR], 'cone' or 'beehive')GalwayCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock
Height:609mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45Grid Reference: L95259 49147This summit has been logged as climbed by 183 members. Recently by: FiachDubh, polovirus, On-the-hills, crankechick, pcnovice, eoghancarton, seamaspeineas, simoburn, conormcbandon, markmjcampion, chalky, melohara, HillmanImp, suiladoir, Harry Goodman I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
As Tim Robinson points out, the Ordnance Survey has been incorrectly calling this mountain 'Leckavrea' for a hundred and fifty years. Leckavrea (Ir. Leic Aimhréidh) is the mountain to the E on the other side of Mám Aodha.
Corcóg is the 257th highest summit in Ireland. Corcóg is the most southerly summit and also the second most easterly in the Maamturks area. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/256/