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Knockbane Hill An Cnoc Bán A name in Irish
Tipperary County, in Carn List, Greywacke, siltstone & grit Bedrock

Height: 433m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 66 Grid Reference: R94259 52539 This place has been logged as visited by 22 members. Recently by: Garmin, jasonmc, eamonoc, muschi, sandman, peter1, chalky, masiakaBlr, Fergalh, hivisibility, osullivanm, simon3, peterturner, conormcbandon, paddyhillsbagger
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Longitude: -8.085518, Latitude: 52.624451 , Easting: 194259, Northing: 152539 Prominence: 158m,  Isolation: 1.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 594209 652583,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckbn, 10 char: Knockbane
Bedrock type: Greywacke, siltstone & grit, (Hollyford Formation)

Knockbane is the 787th highest place in Ireland.

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A restricted view of the Galtys with rising fores .. by group   (Show all for Knockbane)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockbane in area Shannon, Ireland
Picture: The Mysterious Object
 
Roger, roger.
by madfrankie  8 Mar 2011
Whilst visiting Knockbane last weekend, this otherwise mundane summit did have an item of interest: at the base of the trig pillar was a small metal marker with the inscription "EI/G4WSB/P".
A quick google revealed this to be part of a project called Summits To The Air Database, a programme that encourages radio amateurs who enjoy hill walking to take their radios with them and operate them from mountain tops (see http://www.sota.org.uk). Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/678/comment/6266/
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Hopping the gate in front of my car at R94525 534 .. by jackill   (Show all for Knockbane)
 
watch out for the trapdoor!! .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Knockbane)
 
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