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Woodcock Hill Hill Cnoc na gCreabhar A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na gCreabhar [logainm.ie], 'hill of the woodcocks') Clare County, in Binnion List, Red conglomerate, sandstone & mudstone Bedrock

Height: 310m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 58 Grid Reference: R52263 63439 This place has been logged as visited by 57 members. Recently by: GoldCircle, ahogan, Humpelman, chalky, Peter Walker, la1ena, pati, TommyV, cathalferris, anekk11, dtlibra, jlk, eamonoc, Fergalh, hivisibility
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Longitude: -8.707214, Latitude: 52.720328 , Easting: 152263, Northing: 163439 Prominence: 265m,  Isolation: 6.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 552222 663481,   GPS IDs, 6 char: WdccHl, 10 char: WdcckHil
Bedrock type: Red conglomerate, sandstone & mudstone, (Old Red Sandstone (undifferentiated))

This hill is named in the Yellow Book of Lecan as: a mullach Slebe Shuidi in Rig ('mountain of the king's seat') and in the Book of Lismore as: Sliabh Uighi in Rig ('mountain of the king's grave') .   Woodcock Hill is the 1132th highest summit in Ireland. Woodcock Hill is the second most westerly summit in the Shannon area.

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Domes and dumps
Short Summary created by jackill,  23 Oct 2010
Park at R519638 A, room for 1or 2 cars. Follow the single track access road over a small bridge and past a fly tipping area. The Irish Aviation Authority has a radar unit on the top which includes two white dome-shaped structures, the summit trig pillar is behind these. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/948/comment/5707/
 
A mild hike with panoramic views .. by YoungJohn   (Show all for Woodcock Hill)
 
Having driven from Dublin to Killaloe, we were lo .. by osullivanm   (Show all for Woodcock Hill)
 
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