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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 310 members. Recently by: DNicholson, Juanita, Martinpeak, sharonburns, jamesmforrest, Haulie, paulbrown, Seamus-hills, Pazapas, hugh_oc, deemango, Cfhatsquirrels, Oileanach, FrankMc1964, PaulaMc
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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)
 
Pictured from the SW .. by simon3   (Show all for Cush)
 
petelunn on Cush, 2004
by petelunn  1 Jun 2004
A great short and steep climb of just under a hour on the way to Galtybeg and Galtymore, with superb views of both. We set off from Clydagh Bridge. The footpath, a left turn just a few hundred yards up the road, is partially blocked by gorse but recognisable by the "No Dogs" sign. The partial shelter offered from a South or Westerly wind by the larger ridge is welcome on a blowy day. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/215/comment/979/
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Climbed Cush as part of a horseshoe walk taking i .. by tony_limerick   (Show all for Cush)
 
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