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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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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)
 
Cush pictured from the South West. Cush is surro .. 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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