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Blackstairs Mountains Area
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 68 
Highest place:
Mount Leinster, 794.4m
Maximum height for area: 794.4 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 706.4 metres,
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Knockroe Mountain Cnoc Rua A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Rua [PNCC*], 'red hill') Carlow County, in Arderin List, Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite Bedrock

Height: 540m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S81950 49638 This place has been logged as visited by 129 members. Recently by: Pepe, David-Guenot, Barry28213, colmscully, johncromie, jackill, liz50, millsd1, Geo, carofurey, strangeweaver, walker26, peter1, Ulsterpooka, muddyboots
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Longitude: -6.7915, Latitude: 52.592247 , Easting: 281950, Northing: 149638 Prominence: 95m,  Isolation: 3km
ITM: 681881 649682,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckr, 10 char: Knockroe
Bedrock type: Pale, fine to coarse-grained granite, (Blackstones Type 2 Equigranular Granite)

Knockroe is the 417th highest summit in Ireland. Knockroe is the third highest point in county Carlow.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockroe in area Blackstairs Mountains, Ireland
 
Ballyhoura on Knockroe, 2005
by Ballyhoura  6 Jan 2005
This is a picture of Knockroe taken from the Blackstairs mountains. The peak in the background is Mount Leinster. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/376/comment/1407/
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The Aughnabirsky River provides pleasant companio .. by csd   (Show all for Knockroe)
 
We parked at the forest entrance on the R702 at 8 .. by csd   (Show all for Knockroe)
 
Another picture of Knockroe (on the left of the p .. by Ballyhoura   (Show all for Knockroe)
 
Easy climb for the kids... .. by tmsr   (Show all for Knockroe)
 
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