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Nagles Mountains Area
Place count in area: 9, OSI/LPS Maps: 80, 81 
Highest place:
Knocknaskagh, 426.5m
Maximum height for area: 426.5 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 293 metres,

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Knockroe Hill Waterford County, in no lists, Purple mudstone and sandstone Bedrock

Height: 177m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 81 Grid Reference: X00689 95238
Place visited by 18 members. Recently by: Deise-Man, Wildrover, magnumpig, Fergalh, Daingean, Juanita, CaminoPat, Pepe, PeakPaul, tommccarthy, caiomhin, conormcbandon, sandman, eamonoc, chalky
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Longitude: -7.990679, Latitude: 52.109551 , Easting: 200689, Northing: 95238 Prominence: 95m,  Isolation: 9.6km
ITM: 600638 595295,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc177, 10 char: Knockro177
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone and sandstone, (Ballytrasna Formation)

Knockroe is the 1425th highest place in Ireland. Knockroe is the most easterly summit in the Nagles Mountains area.

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Short Summary created by thomas_g  23 Mar 2014
Park at X00458 94555 A where there is just room for one car without blocking the gate. Follow the forest track uphill as far as X00581 94954 B where there is a track uphill. Follow this track to where the trees have been cleared and cross the clearing to the indistinct summit area. There are fine views of the Knockmealdowns from the summit. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1319/comment/15563/
 
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