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Knockmealdown Mountains Area
Place count in area: 17, OSI/LPS Maps: 74, 82 
Highest place:
Knockmealdown, 792.4m
Maximum height for area: 792.4 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 682.7 metres,

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Knocknafallia Mountain Cnoc na Faille A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na Faille [LL], (?)'hill of the cliff') Waterford County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Medium grained pink-purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 666.5m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: S09418 07495
Place visited by 242 members. Recently by: nevgeoran, Hjonna, deggy66, chelman7, abcd, Grumbler, John.geary, briankelly, schwann10, johnmctighe, MountainHunter, DNicholson, Niamhq, finkey86, JeanM
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Longitude: -7.862922, Latitude: 52.219628 , Easting: 209419, Northing: 107496 Prominence: 153m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 609366 607550,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc667, 10 char: Kncknfl
Bedrock type: Medium grained pink-purple sandstone, (Knockmealdown Sandstone Formation)

‘Faill’ can be a cliff, but the map indicates no cliff nearby. It can also mean ‘negligence, omission.'   Knocknafallia is the third highest mountain in the Knockmealdown Mountains area and the 167th highest in Ireland.

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sinbadw on Knocknafallia, 2008
by sinbadw  4 May 2008
From Knocknagauv we made our way to Knocknafallia, encountering a couple of March hares in the process. A grand hill to stride on, but we were feeling our lack of practice at this stage of the walk. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/158/comment/3080/
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