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Knockanallig Hill Bear Island Island Cork County, in Binnion, Irish Islands Lists, Sandstone, bioclastic limestone lenses Bedrock

Reachable "On Foot " Y
Height: 267m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84,88 Grid Reference: V70400 43100
Place visited by 22 members. Recently by: davsheen, Cobhclimber, brenno, markmjcampion, Eirepur, Wilderness, tommccarthy, scapania, harry66, Wildrover, chalky, kingstonian, Conor74, jimbloomer, DenisMc
Island visited by 23 members.
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Longitude: -9.872236, Latitude: 51.626051 , Easting: 70400, Northing: 43100 Prominence: 267m,  Isolation: 5.1km
ITM: 470378 543168,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc267, 10 char: Kncknlg
Bedrock type: Sandstone, bioclastic limestone lenses, (Bere Island Member)

This is the highest point on Bere Island.   Knockanallig is the 1123th highest place in Ireland. Knockanallig is the most southerly summit in the Caha Mountains area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockanallig in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Knockanallig cairn on Bere Island
 
paddyhillsbagger on Knockanallig, 2009
by paddyhillsbagger  3 Aug 2009
A short ferry ride from Castletownbere and a short drive along narrow island lanes gets you to the stile at the bottom of Knockanallig. A clear path, part of the Beara Way leads up to the large cross or a short diversion leads to the summit cairn. Commanding views are had of Hungry Hill on the mainland as well as Bere Island itself. A lovely day out. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/985/comment/3994/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockanallig in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Bantry Bay View
Bere Island Hike
by davsheen  10 Aug 2017
View from top of Bere Island with a vantage point over all of Bantry Bay, Cahas on the left with Sheeps head on the right - surely one of the best vistas in West Cork! Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/985/comment/19672/
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Another wind turbine
by Conor74  3 Sep 2012
Lovely views across Beara, the Cahas and the Mishkish ranges, from Dursey right up to the Sugarloaf and across around to Sheeps Head. And great views over the island itself, the Martello Towers, the batteries of Lonehort in the distance.

And of course, a few hundred metres away...the wind turbine... A real stomach churning one too, in the middle of an area of such beauty. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/985/comment/14794/
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