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Knockshigowna Hill Tipperary County, in Binnion List, Chert, sandstone & quartz conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 212m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 53 Grid Reference: S00338 95806
Place visited by 10 members. Recently by: cathalferris, conormcbandon, frankmc04, sandman, jackill, delboyir, eamonoc, Fergalh, paddyhillsbagger, aidand
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Longitude: -7.995715, Latitude: 53.013267 , Easting: 200338, Northing: 195806 Prominence: 130m,  Isolation: 17.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 600287 695840,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc212, 10 char: Knckshg212
Bedrock type: Chert, sandstone & quartz conglomerate, (Fairy Hill Conglomerate Formation)

Knockshigowna is the 1370th highest place in Ireland. Knockshigowna is the second most northerly summit in the Shannon area.

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Knockshegowna
Short Summary created by aidand,  22 Jan 2014
Knockshegowna hill is situated a few miles south of Birr. The hill is privately owned and forms part of Fairymount Open Farm. The farm is open to the public though there is an entrance fee. There are a number of walking trails laid out, a small lake, picnic areas and a mountain bike trail. Full details are available on www.fairymountfarm.com. It's a pleasant enough place to visit, more for a family outing than a serious walk. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1276/comment/15520/
 
Grandad Day! .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Knockshigowna)
 
Fairymount Farm. .. by sandman   (Show all for Knockshigowna)
 
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