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Ox Mountains Area   N: Knockalongy Subarea
Place count in area: 17, OSI/LPS Maps: 16, 24, 25, 31, 32, 33 
Highest place:
Knockalongy, 544m
Maximum height for area: 544 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 490 metres,

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Knockalongy South-West Top Mountain Cnoc na Loinge (mullach thiar theas) A name in Irish, also Knockacappul an extra name in English For origin of name, see Knocknalongy. Sligo County in Connacht Province, in Arderin Beg List, Semi-pelitic, minor psammitic, schist Bedrock

Height: 521m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 25 Grid Reference: G49564 26957
Place visited by 26 members. Recently by: Geo, Ulsterpooka, david bourke, eflanaga, ilenia, Bernieor, madfrankie, Fergalh, FrankMc1964, eamonoc, chalky, Lauranna, Cobhclimber, 40Shades, davsheen
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Longitude: -8.773423, Latitude: 54.189114 , Easting: 149564, Northing: 326957 Prominence: 23m,  Isolation: 1km
ITM: 549521 826962,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc521, 10 char: KncklnSthW
Bedrock type: Semi-pelitic, minor psammitic, schist, (Carrick OHara Formation)

Knockacappul is the name of a townland on the SE side of this peak, whose name is from Ir. Cnoc an Chapaill, 'hill of the horse'. The name may well originally refer to this peak.   Knockalongy South-West Top is the second highest mountain in the Ox Mountains area and the 506th highest in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockalongy South-West Top (<i>Cnoc na Loinge (mullach thiar theas)</i>) in area Ox Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Dial before you dig
 
New Comment: There's energy around this summit
by Geo  13 Oct 2021
Third summit of my round of track no 3323.
Nothing to report as the top is a "pays ya money, and takes ya choice" type of peat hag festooned lump that needs a GPS to find.
Great fun on the western col as you head for the badlands of the Annatoran massif where you are warned to keep your spade to yourself or risk having a bit of a frazzle with a 20kv powerline! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1472/comment/23307/
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Peaty Summit.. .. by sandman   (Show all for Knockalongy South-West Top (Cnoc na Loinge (mullach thiar theas)))
 
Beware of the barrier .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Knockalongy South-West Top (Cnoc na Loinge (mullach thiar theas)))
 
Choose your highest point .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Knockalongy South-West Top (Cnoc na Loinge (mullach thiar theas)))
 
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