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Knockowen Mountain Cnoc Eoghain A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc Eoghain [OSI], 'hill of Eoghan') Cork/ Kerry County in Munster Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 658m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84 Grid Reference: V80870 55393
Place visited by 137 members. Recently by: eamonoc, daitho9, jackos, deggy66, Fergalh, abcd, Liamob, learykid, Grumbler, mountainmike, schwann10, jimmytherabbit, Geo, FrankMc1964, JeanM
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Longitude: -9.725271, Latitude: 51.738842 , Easting: 80870, Northing: 55393 Prominence: 373m,  Isolation: 1.4km
ITM: 480849 555464,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckwn, 10 char: Knockowen
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

This is the highest peak in the Cahas between the Healy Pass and the Tunnels Road. Knockowen is also the name of a townland in the parish of Tuosist.   Knockowen is the second highest mountain in the Caha Mountains area and the 181st highest in Ireland.

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On my second trip to Ireland in 1990 I walked fro .. by pdtempan   (Show all for Knockowen)
 
South face .. by Onzy   (Show all for Knockowen)
 
Knockowen’s north-west face is very impressive. .. by simon3   (Show all for Knockowen)
 
Eagles as seen from the Cnoc Eoghain ridge .. by ciarraioch   (Show all for Knockowen)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockowen in area Caha Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Glanrastel Valley
 
Beara Walk October
by davsheen  29 Dec 2016
View of the Glanrastel valley from just north of Knockowen, the Caha range's 2nd highest peak. Surely one of the most remote valleys in Ireland! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/175/comment/18748/
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October 2016 .. by davsheen   (Show all for Knockowen)
 
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