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Cush Mountain Cois A name in Irish
(Ir. Cois [OSI], 'side, flank') Tipperary County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Conglomerate & purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 641.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: R89435 26200
Place visited by 327 members. Recently by: LorraineG60, MichaelG55, abcd, Deise-Man, bergman, learykid, flynnke, armitageshanks, Grumbler, Ulsterpooka, John.geary, leonardt, TipsyDempy, Roswayman, High-King
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Longitude: -8.155897, Latitude: 52.387694 , Easting: 189436, Northing: 126200 Prominence: 176.16m,  Isolation: 2.1km
ITM: 589387 626250,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cush, 10 char: Cush
Bedrock type: Conglomerate & purple sandstone, (Slievenamuck Conglomerate Formation)

The name may well be a shortened form of Cois na Binne, which appears in several place-names in this area. This mountain is referred to as Binnia in 'The Mountains of Ireland' by Paddy Dillon.   Cush is the 213th highest place in Ireland.

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buny clare on Cush, 2008
by buny clare  10 May 2008
Pleasant day on Cush on Thursday last., made a cuppa beside the teardrop,boiling the lake
water . not much company except two ravens keeping an eye on me. Cloudy on Galtbeg and
Galtymore. What a change from Sunday last when i joined over one huindred walkers at the
Ballyhoura Festival. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/215/comment/3094/
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Dave Slattery on Cush, 2004
by Dave Slattery  2 Feb 2004
Short but tough climb following a descent from Galtymore via Galtybeg. Marvellous view of the main ridge and the Glen of Aherlow from the summit. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/215/comment/835/
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