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South Connemara Area
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 44, 45 
Highest place:
Shannavara, 358m
Maximum height for area: 358 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 329 metres,

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Knocknalee Hill Cnocán na Lao A name in Irish
also Cnoc Ogúil an extra name in Irish
Cnocán - hillock; Lao - calf'. Cnocán na Lao' could be 'The Calves
Hillock'. Given as 'Cnoc Ogúil' on OSI maps
Galway County, in Binnion List, Monzogranite, mafic, megacrystic Bedrock

Height: 291m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45 Grid Reference: M11845 36983
Place visited by 13 members. Recently by: Fergalh, Jamessheerin, ColinCallanan, sandman, paddyhillsbagger, bryanmccabe, eamonoc, deirdrenig, mdoc1969, dorchadha, chalky, fieldoptic, peter1
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Longitude: -9.325323, Latitude: 53.375891 , Easting: 111845, Northing: 236983 Prominence: 128m,  Isolation: 7.1km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 511814 737008,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc291, 10 char: Knocknalee
Bedrock type: Monzogranite, mafic, megacrystic, (Porphyritic-Megacrystic Granite)

http://www.logainm.ie/ga/1398230; http://www.teanglann.ie/ga/fgb/lao   Cnocán na Lao is the 1175th highest place in Ireland. Cnocán na Lao is the second most easterly summit in the South Connemara area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cnocán na Lao in area South Connemara, Ireland
Picture: The trig point and Lough Corrib
 
Quick hill from Oughterard.
by fieldoptic  5 May 2015
Boggy bare hill, no great challenge, 3.5km over Luggakeeraun from where I parked at last entrance to Coilte plantation at M091 379 A. Has rewarding view over Lough Corrib and beyond to plains of East Galway to NE/E, Maamturks, Maam Valley and Ben Gorm beyond to NW, a glimpse of the mouth of Kilkieran Bay to SW and Clare and Aran to S. Trig point is atop remnants of possible cairn. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1155/comment/17937/
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Fencing a way to the Top .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Cnocán na Lao)
 
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