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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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A gheal mo Chroi .. by group   (Show all for Cush)
 
A Galty viewing platform. .. by simon3   (Show all for Cush)
 
I did this last Monday on a crystal clear winters .. by murphysw   (Show all for Cush)
 
Climbed Cush as part of a horseshoe walk taking i .. by tony_limerick   (Show all for Cush)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Cush in area Galty Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The gradual ridge to Cush
 
Pictured from the SW
by simon3  26 Mar 2018
Cush pictured from the South West (updated 2018). Cush is surrounded by forestry to its west, south and east however to the north (right of this picture) is a long col to Galtybeg. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/215/comment/533/
Your Score: Very useful <<  >>Average
 
A great short and steep climb of just under a hou .. by petelunn   (Show all for Cush)
 
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