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Knockastia Hill Westmeath County, in Binnion List, Massive unbedded lime-mudstone Bedrock

Height: 200m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 48 Grid Reference: N24537 43380
Place visited by 18 members. Recently by: TommyMc, melohara, TommyV, moggy40, moggy40t, Lauranna, EdAl, Pepe, Garmin, Onzy, Glanman2, eamonoc, conormcbandon, chalky, sandman
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Longitude: -7.631532, Latitude: 53.440156 , Easting: 224537, Northing: 243380 Prominence: 106m,  Isolation: 25.2km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 624481 743404,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc200, 10 char: Knockastia
Bedrock type: Massive unbedded lime-mudstone, (Waulsortian Limestones)

Knockastia is the 1393th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockastia in area North Midlands, Ireland
Picture: Trig looking out on the Westmeath countyside.
 
New Comment: Most central hill in Ireland??
by TommyV  31 Oct 2018
Heading North from the little village of Rosemount will bring you near this hill. I found parking beside an old abandoned house at N24222 42974 A and proceeded to walk up a road which leads to a house where the owners of the land reside. They were out cutting the lawn and had no problems showing me the best way to access the hill through their land. 15 minutes later I was back at the car. It dawned on me that this must be the most central hill in Ireland as so possibly the best place to view the plains of the midlands. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1293/comment/20132/
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Panoramic views. .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Knockastia)
 
Behind quarry .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Knockastia)
 
Hunting and shooting forbidden .. by ceadeile   (Show all for Knockastia)
 
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