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Knocknahillion Mountain Cnoc na hUilleann A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na hUilleann Thiar [TR], 'hill of Uillinn Thiar') Galway County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 607m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L87036 53756
Place visited by 214 members. Recently by: clacon, marymac, Podgemus, Lauranna, Dean, tagoona, Peter Walker, IainT, salford7, TriHarder, IncaHoots, Geo, millsd1, Rory87, ericjones
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Longitude: -9.703964, Latitude: 53.521816 , Easting: 87036, Northing: 253756 Prominence: 152m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 487009 753778,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Kncknh, 10 char: Kncknhln
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

Rather than a hill-name, Uillinn Thiar is the name of a townland meaning 'elbow - west'.   Cnoc na hUilleann is the 272nd highest place in Ireland.

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Of Mice and Men .. by wicklore   (Show all for Cnoc na hUilleann)
 
A day and a night in Joyce Country .. by Phahie   (Show all for Cnoc na hUilleann)
 
View of Knocknahillion (L) and Letterbreckaun (R) .. by Silver   (Show all for Cnoc na hUilleann)
 
The col of Maumahoge is to the soth-west of Cnoc .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Cnoc na hUilleann)
 
The stony summit of Cnoc na hUilleann, looking so .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Cnoc na hUilleann)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cnoc na hUilleann in area Maamturks, Ireland
 
csd on Cnoc na hUilleann, 2003
by csd  31 Mar 2003
Knocknahillion (L) and Letterbreckaun (R), taken from the W slopes of Binn idir an Dá Log on the descent to L. Mamochoige, 29.03.2003. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/260/comment/409/
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