Knockmore 228m hill, Blackstairs Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Blackstairs Mountains Area
Place count in area: 14, OSI/LPS Maps: 68 
Highest place:
Mount Leinster, 794.4m
Maximum height for area: 794.4 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 706.4 metres,

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Knockmore Hill Carlow County, in Binnion List, Dark blue-grey slate, phyllite & schist Bedrock

Height: 228m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S77653 49666
Place visited by 8 members. Recently by: Pepe, DeltaP, jackill, wicklore, chalky, sandman, Fergalh, eamonoc
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Longitude: -6.854885, Latitude: 52.593129 , Easting: 277653, Northing: 149666 Prominence: 120m,  Isolation: 4.3km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 677585 649710,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc228, 10 char: Knockmo228
Bedrock type: Dark blue-grey slate, phyllite & schist, (Maulin Formation)

Knockmore is the 1333th highest place in Ireland. Knockmore is the most westerly summit in the Blackstairs Mountains area.

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Surprise, surprise a Trig.
Short Summary created by simon3  5 Jun 2018
Climbed Friday 4/4/2014, started at S 78096 49262 A enough room to park one care here. Followed old farm track for about 100mts to rusty gate on the left, there is a fallen tree here blocking path, got under tree and through gate followed the now faint track through two fields to a junction of stonewalls on the left, followed stonewall left uphill to obvious high ground there is a small communications mast here and trig is easily found the left from here among some low sized gorse bushes. This trig is not indicated on sheet 68. Nice views towards the Blackstairs from here. Total time taken from car to car 35mins and a distance of approx 2km with an elevation gain of 89mts. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1251/comment/15495/
 
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Picture: View to Blackstairs Mt from Knockmore
 
Surprise, surprise a Trig.
by eamonoc  5 Jun 2018
Climbed Friday 4/4/2014, started at S 78096 49262 A enough room to park one care here. Followed old farm track for about 100mts to rusty gate on the left, there is a fallen tree here blocking path, got under tree and through gate followed the now faint track through two fields to a junction of stonewalls on the left, followed stonewall left uphill to obvious high ground there is a small communications mast here and trig is easily found the left from here among some low sized gorse bushes. This trig is not indicated on sheet 68. Nice views towards the Blackstairs from here. Total time taken from car to car 35mins and a distance of approx 2km with an elevation gain of 89mts. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1251/comment/15970/
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