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Knockiveagh 235m,
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Knockiveagh Hill Cnoc Uíbh Eachach A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Uíbh Eachach [PNNI], 'hill of the Uí Eachach or descendants
of Eochu')
Down County in NI and in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Granite, granodiorite Bedrock

Height: 235m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 29 Grid Reference: J18247 37804
Place visited by 47 members. Recently by: atlantic73, Carolyn105, dregish, trostanite, LorraineG60, PaulNolan, eejaymm, MichaelG55, Wilderness, GoldCircle, Ulsterpooka, eamonoc, jimmyread, rowanofravara, paddyhillsbagger
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Longitude: -6.18548, Latitude: 54.275408 , Easting: 318247, Northing: 337804 Prominence: 150m,  Isolation: 9.9km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 718174 837808,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckvg, 10 char: Knckvgh
Bedrock type: Granite, granodiorite, (Newry Granodiorite Complex)

The Uí Eachach Coba were an ancient population group who gave their name to four baronies in Mid-Down.   Knockiveagh is the 1312th highest place in Ireland. Knockiveagh is the second most westerly summit in the Mourne Mountains area.

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Quick walk, interesting view. .. by group   (Show all for Knockiveagh)
 
A little Gem .. by gerrym   (Show all for Knockiveagh)
 
Parked up in a small parking space beside a Bront .. by three5four0   (Show all for Knockiveagh)
 
For the views
by pn_runner  23 Apr 2011
The Views are the reason (apart from logging a bag) to visit this top. I followed roughly three5four0's route all the while feeling like I was trespassing. Kept a low profile, avoiding the fields with sheep and moved fast, up and down in 18 minutes. At the bottom a passing local suggested I was far from home (car reg) but didn't seem put out that someone would have emerged on foot from one of the fields beside the Bronte lay by. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1015/comment/6311/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
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