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KnockalongyMountainCnoc na Loinge A name in Irish (Ir. Cnoc na Loinge [logainm.ie], 'hill of the encampment')SligoCounty, in Arderin List, Schist, aluminous schist, pebble beds Bedrock
Height:544mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 25Grid Reference: G50428 27513This place has been logged as visited by 63 members. Recently by: oakesave, Cobhclimber, DeltaP, TommyV, 40Shades, davsheen, PeakPaul, melohara, shaunkelly, Onzy, Lauranna, benbulbinjoe, walker26, eugeneryan959, Garmin I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Ir. long usually means a boat, but in the absence of any story to explain this, the sense 'encampment' seems more plausible.
Knockalongy is the highest mountain in the Ox Mountains area and the 432nd highest in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/366/?PHPSESSID=98fledt9csvg8dk30rfmc8bv03