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Corcogemore Mountain Corcóg A name in Irish
(Ir. Corcóg [TR], 'cone' or 'beehive') Galway County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top Bedrock

Height: 609m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 45 Grid Reference: L95260 49144
Place visited by 221 members. Recently by: JimMc, millsd1, Geo, DeltaP, Cathal-Kelly, Lucky1, William-J, AdrianneB, marchiggins, Dean, pmaher, PeakPaul, oldpragmatist, Peter Walker, IainT
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Longitude: -9.578467, Latitude: 53.482088 , Easting: 95260, Northing: 249144 Prominence: 221m,  Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 495233 749166,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crcgmr, 10 char: Crcgmr
Bedrock type: Pale quartzites, grits, graphitic top, (Bennabeola Quartzite Formation)

As Tim Robinson points out, the Ordnance Survey has been incorrectly calling this mountain 'Leckavrea' for a hundred and fifty years. Leckavrea (Ir. Leic Aimhréidh) is the mountain to the E on the other side of Mám Aodha.   Corcóg is the 267th highest place in Ireland. Corcóg is the most southerly summit and also the second most easterly in the Maamturks area.

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Corcogemore was our first stop on a 4-top trek to .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
looking down from Corcog at Lake Maumee .. by Silver   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
We climbed Corcóg on 5th April 2008. We parked at .. by paulromanvaas   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Corcóg in area Maamturks, Ireland
 
Silver on Corcóg, 2004
by Silver  30 Dec 2004
Start at Maam Cross and follow bog road to Maum. Where fence turns left the accross bog the ascent to Corog can begin. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/256/comment/1382/
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26.12.04 On top of Corcog looking north .. by Silver   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
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