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Coppanagh Hill Sliabh Chopanaí A name in Irish
also Cappanagh an extra name in English
(poss. Ir. Sliabh Chopanaí [PDT], 'mountain of Copanach or place
abounding in dock-leaves')
Kilkenny County, in Binnion List, Red, brown conglomerate & sandstone Bedrock

Height: 365m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S65125 43465
Place visited by 23 members. Recently by: conormcbandon, oakesave, Pepe, bbarry2015, bryanjbarry, frankmc04, chalky, katekat, eamonoc, Fergalh, osullivanm, simon3, FilHil, csd, sandman
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Longitude: -7.041169, Latitude: 52.539158 , Easting: 265125, Northing: 143465 Prominence: 210m,  Isolation: 2.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 665044 643522,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cpngh, 10 char: Coppanagh
Bedrock type: Red, brown conglomerate & sandstone, (Carrigmaclea Formation)

Named Sliabh Copanach in Cinnlae Amhlaoibh Uí Shúileabháin (Diary of Humphrey O'Sullivan), it is mentioned as one of the hills which the diarist is able to see from his home near Callan. Also spelt Cappanagh.   Coppanagh is the 1022th highest place in Ireland. Coppanagh is the second highest point in county Kilkenny.

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Track walk except mucky, mystical mossy end, with .. by group   (Show all for Coppanagh)
 
I followed the track uphill into the forest as fa .. by jackill   (Show all for Coppanagh)
 
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If you go down to the woods today! .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Coppanagh)
 
oldsoldier on Coppanagh, 2010
by oldsoldier  25 Jan 2010
I took on Coppenagh as it is on my list of local 100's. It was the 23 jan, heavy fog abounding. I approached from Inistioge, turned left at the road junction at S66946 41825 A, there is a sign post for coppenaghon the right. At the next left junction I parked my cark by backing it up slightly into a field entrance. Parking for two cars here without impediment. I followed the road up into the forest and when I came to a gate with galvanise sheets I went out of the forest and onto the mountain. At approximately 300 metres I walked out of the fog into glorious sunshine and a view for which to die. Brandon hill, the Blackstairs and Slievenamon were poking their tops out of the cloud, some still have drifts of snow. could not find the trig point as it is wholly surrounded by dense forest, did not want to delay too long as I wished to Walk brandon hil on the same day Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/882/comment/4371/
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