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Corcóg Mountain Corcogemore A name in English
(Ir. Corcóg [TR], 'cone' or 'beehive') Galway County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 609m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45 Grid Reference: L95259 49147 This summit has been logged as climbed by 205 members. Recently by: IncaHoots, sandilandsn, Martinpeak, Rory87, David-Guenot, muddyboots, aidand, guestuser, Danger, DesHoulihan, jimbloomer, strangeweaver, Summit2Summit, kevinmbyrne1, Onzy
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Longitude: -9.578483, Latitude: 53.482115 , Easting: 95259, Northing: 249147 Prominence: 221m,   Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 495232 749169,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crcgmr, 10 char: Crcgmr
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

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 267th highest summit in Ireland. Corcóg is the most southerly summit and also the second most easterly in the Maamturks area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Corcóg in area Maamturks, Ireland
Picture: A rainy day on Corcogemore
 
colin murphy on Corcóg, 2009
by colin murphy  2 Nov 2009
Corcogemore was our first stop on a 4-top trek towards Binn Mhor, using paulromanvaas's suggested starting point of the layby north of Lake Maumee. Unfortunately we could barely see an arm's length for the entire day, but the rain did bring the minor compensation of multiple waterfalls as seen in pic Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/256/comment/4246/
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looking down from Corcog at Lake Maumee .. by Silver   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
We climbed Corcóg on 5th April 2008. We parked at .. by paulromanvaas   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
Start at Maam Cross and follow bog road to Maum. .. by Silver   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
26.12.04 On top of Corcog looking north .. by Silver   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
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