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North East Midlands Area   S: Westmeath South West Subarea
Place count in area: 24, OSI/LPS Maps: 26, 27, 27A, 28, 28A, 28B, 34, 35, 36, 41 
Highest place:
Cornasaus, 339m
Maximum height for area: 339 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 224 metres,

Places in area North East Midlands:
Cen: Ballyjamesduff:   Aghalion Hill 249m
Cen: Oldcastle:   Mullaghmeen 258mSlieve Na Calliagh 276mSpire of Lloyd 131mThe Hill of Mael 241m
E: Kingscourt:   Carrickleck Hill 173m
N Cen: Cavan Town:   Shantemon 218mSlieve Glah 320mTievenanass 261m
NE: Ballybay:   Bunnanimma 268m
NE: Carrickmacross:   Corduff 243m
NE: Castleblaney:   Mullyash Mountain 317m
NE: Cen Bailieborough:   Cornasaus 339mTaghart South 290m
NW Cen: Arva:   Bruse Hill 260m
NW: Aughavas:   Lugganammer 190m
S Cen: Crookedwood:   Cruckboeltane 199mKnockeyon 214m
S: Westmeath South West:   Knockastia 200m
SE: Boyne Valley:   Hill of Slane 160.4mMount Oriel 251mTara 155m
W: Ardagh:   Bawn Mountain 200m
W: Drumlish:   Corn Hill 278m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Knockastia Hill Westmeath County in Leinster Province, in Binnion List, Massive unbedded lime-mudstone Bedrock

Height: 200m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 48 Grid Reference: N24537 43380
Place visited by 23 members. Recently by: dregish, tonibm, abcd, finkey86, ceadeile, TommyMc, melohara, TommyV, moggy40, moggy40t, Lauranna, EdAl, Pepe, Garmin, Onzy
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Longitude: -7.631532, Latitude: 53.440156 , Easting: 224537, Northing: 243380 Prominence: 106m,  Isolation: 7.2km,   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 1399th highest place in Ireland. Knockastia is the most southerly summit in the North East Midlands area.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1293/
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Panoramic views. .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Knockastia )
 
Behind quarry .. by Fergalh   (Show all for Knockastia )
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockastia  in area North East Midlands, Ireland
Picture: Trig looking out on the Westmeath countyside.
 
Most central hill in Ireland??
by TommyV  5 Jul 2019
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 B 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 and so possibly the best place to view the plains of the midlands. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1293/comment/20132/
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Hunting and shooting forbidden .. by ceadeile   (Show all for Knockastia )
 
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