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This peak, situated in the townland of Tangincartoor, is unnamed on OS maps. It is named Knockakishaan on William Bald's map of Co. Mayo (1830). Previously Tangincartoor in MV. The spur to the NW (spot height 311m) is named Knocknabru_ky (with a let
Knockakishaun is the 858th highest summit in Ireland. Knockakishaun is the most southerly summit in the Croagh Patrick area and also the most westerly. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/853/