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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 293 members. Recently by: Chance, JimMc, Martinpeak, conrad1179, PaulNolan, jsg2307, marzka, Bunsen7, msammon, atlantic73, ilenia, odonovansf, Dean, ckilm, Dee68
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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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St Stephens day 2004 and a truly white christmas. .. by jackill   (Show all for Cush)
 
No, its not the moon , just a view from Cush .. by Buny Clare   (Show all for Cush)
 
Hush , its a secret i am certain i was wise man , .. by buny clare   (Show all for Cush)
 
On 23/10/04 we approached a cloud covered Cush fr .. by mneary34   (Show all for Cush)
 
Driving away from the Galtees the morning after I .. by murphysw   (Show all for Cush)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cush in area Galty Mountains, Ireland
Picture: its a long way to Tipperary
 
Buny Clare on Cush, 2006
by Buny Clare  22 Mar 2006
Climbed Cush last Sunday 19-3-06 .Started from car park beside Clydagh river R875 278 A.
Magnificient day, so clear. I came down opposite Galtybeg. and then i went up to look at BorheenLake (the eyedrop),I retraced my steps , turned west back to the car park. I had not
climbed Cush for over five years and i was surprised to find a track almost all the way up to the summit. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/215/comment/2241/
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