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Knockeyon Hill Westmeath County in Leinster Province, in Binnion List, Cherty limestone, minor shale Bedrock

Height: 214m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 41 Grid Reference: N46582 63915
Place visited by 19 members. Recently by: MickM45, ger_the_sea, ciaranr, finkey86, TommyMc, groe, Philewis, conormcbandon, jackill, Glanman2, chalky, jlk, eamonoc, paddyhillsbagger, sandman
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Longitude: -7.296776, Latitude: 53.623158 , Easting: 246582, Northing: 263915 Prominence: 128m,  Isolation: 3.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 646521 763934,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckyn, 10 char: Knockeyon
Bedrock type: Cherty limestone, minor shale, (Derravaragh Cherts)

Knockeyon is the 1366th highest place in Ireland. Knockeyon is the third highest point in county Westmeath.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockeyon in area North Midlands, Ireland
Picture: Lough Derryvaragh from Knock Eyon
 
Great views of Lough Derryvaragh and the midlands from to top of Knock Eyon
by ger_the_sea  24 Jul 2020
Fabulous views from the top of Knock Eyon. A short sharp little hill with incredible views for little effort. The whole of Westmeath, Offaly (could def see Edenderry), Wicklow mountains, and not sure how far in the other direction. Great place to see the distinctive Crag and Tails formation of Lough Derryvaragh, formed by tougher chert resisting the glacier that once occupied the Lough.

The instructions from Fergalh are still to the good. The new house is now built. There is just about space to park here. Please be sensitive to a number of the residents who have erected no parking signs. Plenty of livestock around the top of the lane but nothing on the hill. Took me 10 mins from car to the top so just a short hop if you're in the area. Well worth it for the views. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1273/comment/20826/
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Bulls are the hazard here ! .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Knockeyon)
 
Hill of St Eyon .. by sandman   (Show all for Knockeyon)
 
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