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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 303 members. Recently by: Pazapas, hugh_oc, deemango, Cfhatsquirrels, Oileanach, FrankMc1964, PaulaMc, billh999, conorjob, Liamob, Chance, JimMc, Martinpeak, conrad1179, PaulNolan
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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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Pleasant day on Cush on Thursday last., made a cu .. by buny clare   (Show all for Cush)
 
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. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/215/comment/835/
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