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Foildarg Hill An Fhaill Dearg A name in Irish
Tipperary County, in Carn List, Red & white sandstone, conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 440m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 66 Grid Reference: R89524 51158 This place has been logged as visited by 21 members. Recently by: jasonmc, frankmc04, ahogan, peter1, eamonoc, muschi, sandman, chalky, masiakaBlr, Fergalh, hivisibility, aidand, omurchu, conormcbandon, paddyhillsbagger
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Longitude: -8.155393, Latitude: 52.611952 , Easting: 189524, Northing: 151158 Prominence: 205m,  Isolation: 3.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 589475 651200,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Fldrg, 10 char: Foildarg
Bedrock type: Red & white sandstone, conglomerate, (Cappagh White Sandstone Formation)

Foildarg is the 771st highest summit in Ireland.

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Summit with some views in overused area near track.
Short Summary created by simon3, jackill,  27 Apr 2014
From Cappaghwhite village turn north at R88828 47850 A, passing the school on our right, then turn NNW at R89083 48286 B. This road is in bad condition but passable. It also serves as a forest access road. At around R89224 50926 C you will have to park , room for 4 cars, and head NE uphill on a rough track to reach the trig which is on elevated ground right next to the track.
There appears to be an offroad assault course for quads near the summit.As of 2011 there is a plaque next to the trig pillar to David Alan Addison who died nearby in a light aircraft crash. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/660/comment/5419/
 
Foildarg is easily reached over the narrow rutted .. by jackill   (Show all for Foildarg)
 
Don't be foiled by the dearg track .. by wicklore   (Show all for Foildarg)
 
David Alan Addison died when his small plane cras .. by Jimmy Barry   (Show all for Foildarg)
 
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