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Suggested Walks Starting on the detail map above. Hopefully useful.
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Maximum height for area: 544 metres, Summits in area: 20, Maximum prominence for area: 490 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 16, 24, 25, 31, 32, 33 For all tops
Highest summit: Knockalongy, 544m
KnocknasheeHillCnoc na Sí A name in Irish (Ir. Cnoc na Sí [logainm.ie], 'hill of the fairies')SligoCounty, in Binnion List, Bioclastic cherty limestone Bedrock
Height:276mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 25Grid Reference: G55600 19200This summit has been logged as climbed by 16 members. Recently by: Nick68, Garmin, maike, mountainmike, chalky, eamonoc, concorde, daveespene, dr_banuska, Fergalh, turfymccloud, harry66, sandman, quino70, three5four0 I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Located in the townland of Knocknashee Common. Ir. sí can mean both 'fairy' and 'fairy mound'. It is usually masculine, and therefore this name appears to mean 'hill of the fairies'. However, since it can occasionally be feminine, the meaning 'hill of the fairy mound' cannot be ruled out.
Knocknashee is the 1209th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/975/