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Knocknacusha Mountain Cnoc Osaidh A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Osaidh [TH], 'hill of the encampment') Kerry County, in Arderin List, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock

Height: 547m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78&83 Grid Reference: V67542 78230 This summit has been logged as climbed by 27 members. Recently by: Wildcat, millsd1, liz50, Geo, Onzy, chalky, ciarraioch, sandilandsn, dmc, simoburn, CaptainVertigo, Cobhclimber, trekker, ahendroff, Conor74
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.926883, Latitude: 51.940932 , Easting: 67542, Northing: 78230 Prominence: 252m,   Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 467521 578290,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Kncknc, 10 char: Knckncsh
Bedrock type: Well-bedded grey sandstone, (Lough Acoose Sandstone Formation)

This peak overlooks Ballaghisheen (Ir. Bealach Oisín). The anglicisation Knocknacusha seems unrelated to Cnoc Osaidh and suggests an Irish form Cnoc na Coise.   Knocknacusha is the 428th highest summit in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknacusha in area Dunkerron Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Summit
 
colin murphy on Knocknacusha, 2009
by colin murphy  19 Aug 2009
Pic show summit marked by a small pile of stones. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/364/comment/4021/
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