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Fermanagh/S Tyrone Area
Maximum height for area: 398 metres,   Summits in area: 15,   Maximum prominence for area: 323 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 11, 17, 18, 19 For all tops   Highest summit: Belmore Mountain, 398m
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Knockmore Hill Fermanagh County, in Local/Historical/Cultural List, limestone Bedrock

Height: 277m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 17 Grid Reference: H08812 50406 This summit has been logged as climbed by 6 members. Recently by: roscorrocket, leader1, killyman1, scapania, Aidy, sandman
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Longitude: -7.865092, Latitude: 54.402175 , Easting: 208812, Northing: 350406 Prominence: 30m,   Isolation: 4.6km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 608759 850406,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc277, 10 char: Knockmo277
Bedrock type: limestone, ()

Knockmore is the 1207th highest summit in Ireland. Knockmore is the second most westerly summit in the Fermanagh/S Tyrone area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockmore in area Fermanagh/S Tyrone, Ireland
Picture: Knockmore Cliffs.
 
The Big Hill.
by sandman  23 Aug 2016
Numerous mts/hills are named Knockmore: this one is situated in Fermanagh close to the village of Derrygonnelly and is known for its dramatic cliffs. It also gives its name to a type of limestone described as Knockmore Limestone which contains a number of caves, one of which is situated at H0889750467 A. The summit area has its trig and the views for such a low hill are unique. Access to the hill is via a concrete farm road located at H0834950374 B with parking adjacent at a derelict dwelling.....cross the grid, go through the wooden gate on the left and follow the track uphill. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1502/comment/18623/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockmore in area Fermanagh/S Tyrone, Ireland
Picture: Knockmore Limestone cliffs
A Cultured Top
by Aidy  21 Oct 2016
Can't add much to sandman's excellent comment and directions. This hill is worthy of inclusion on the cultural list due to its impressive cliffs, the fact that it gives its name to a type of rock - Knockmore Limestone, and for the cave near the summit with its Celtic and early Christian carvings on the wall. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1502/comment/18665/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockmore in area Fermanagh/S Tyrone, Ireland
Picture: A view from the south east
 
Impressive Cliffs
by Aidy  21 Oct 2016
One of the reasons for Knockmore deserving inclusion is its prominence in the landscape due to its impressive cliffs. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1502/comment/18666/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockmore in area Fermanagh/S Tyrone, Ireland
Picture: One of the Celtic carvings.
Ancient Carvings
by Aidy  21 Oct 2016
The cave near the summit contains many carvings on the walls - some Celtic, and some from the early Christian era. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1502/comment/18667/
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