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Conigar Mountain An Coinigéar A name in Irish
also Maolach an extra name in Irish
(Ir. An Coinigéar [OSI], 'the warren') Cork County, in Arderin List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 566m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W06636 63874 This summit has been logged as climbed by 33 members. Recently by: anekk11, tommccarthy, clunee, marcheur92, muddyboots, markmjcampion, Onzy, kmicheal, Wildrover, Colin Murphy, simoburn, Dbosonnet, chalky, Flatout, Cobhclimber
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Longitude: -9.35472, Latitude: 51.81988 , Easting: 106636, Northing: 63874 Prominence: 131m,   Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 506606 563938,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cngr, 10 char: Conigar
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

It seems that Conigar is the name applied to the south-western peak (566m) which overlooks Borlin, whilst Maolach, meaning 'bald hill', is the north-eastern peak overlooking Gougane Barra.   Conigar is the 373rd highest summit in Ireland.

Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/333/
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Simple climb, fine summit .. by group   (Show all for Conigar)
 
The summit of Conigar is NOT located at the point .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Conigar)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Conigar in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: View to the west from near the summit
 
Top notch
by Colin Murphy  22 Jun 2015
Fine rocky summit with magnificent views to the west in particular. Pic shows Lough Nambrackderg cut into the side of Caoinkeen SE Top. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/333/comment/18154/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
The other side .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Conigar)
 
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