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North West Midlands Area , SW: Abbeyknockmoy Subarea
Feature count in area: 5, by county: Roscommon: 3, Galway: 2, OSI/LPS Maps: 32, 33, 39, 40, 46, 47
Highest Place: Slieve Bawn 262m

Starting Places (1) in area North West Midlands:

Summits & other features in area North West Midlands:
E: Roscommon Hills: Moydow 165m, Slieve Bawn 262m
N: Ballaghaderreen: Bockagh Hill 227m
SW: Abbeyknockmoy: Knockroe 168m
SW: Tuam: Knockma 167m

Note: this list of places may include island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Knockroe, 168m Hill
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, Galway County in Connacht province, in Binnion Lists, Knockroe is the third highest hill in the North West Midlands area and the 1449th highest in Ireland. Knockroe is the most southerly summit in the North West Midlands area.
Grid Reference M50706 41317, OS 1:50k mapsheet 46
Place visited by: 26 members, recently by: oakesave, abcd, Secret-Five, annem, benjimann9, Oscar-mckinney, Jai-mckinney, Carolyn105, dregish, TommyMc, magnumpig, peter1, wicklore, Jamessheerin, conormcbandon
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Longitude: -8.742143, Latitude: 53.419918, Easting: 150706, Northing: 241317, Prominence: 107m,  Isolation: 16.2km, Has trig pillar
ITM: 550668 741345
Bedrock type: Undifferentiated limestone, (Visean Limestones (undifferentiated))

  Short or GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc168, 10 char: Knockro168

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Cram Packed.
by sandman 22 Apr 2014
What a crowded summit (A (M50705 41315)) for such a small hill. We have 1 trig 4 transmitters 1 wooden cross and a Millennium Project by the people of the parish which includes a memorial a steel cross and St Bernard's well so no access problems and at the entrance to the summit area (B (M50522 41138)) a reservoir. Linkback:
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Picture: A crowded summit.
Short stroll
by TommyV 29 Oct 2018
Nothing additional to add to the route described by Sandman. As the area around Knockroe is very flat, the views are are quite nice from a summit that is only 168 meters. Linkback:
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Small hill in flat area
by Fergalh 20 Aug 2014
Park at (C (M50487 41178)) pass through gate and walk 437 metres to top. Trig point at top Linkback:
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