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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 246 members. Recently by: abcd, Grumbler, briankelly, Roswayman, JoHeaney, OisinD, markwallace, JeanM, arderincorbett, jamesmforrest, Deise-Man, Fergalh, ilenia, magnumpig, An_madra_aosta
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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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I parked at L97358 47989 A, taking care not .. by csd   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Corcóg in area Maamturks, Ireland
Picture: White, brown, black, grey
 
A view from Corcogmore
by wicklore  19 Aug 2013
This photograph might take a moment to make sense as it is a bit of a kaleidescope of colours. It is of a frozen pool high on Corcogmore, with the Bunnacunneen and Lugnabrick summits beyond, and snow covered Devilsmother and Maumtrasna taking up the rear.This is one of the potential views availale to you if you venture up here in the winter. A clear day in summer would be even better! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/256/comment/15082/
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First or last of a rewarding route. .. by David-Guenot   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
Corcogemore appears to have provided many interes .. by wicklore   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
This amazing photo of Corcog was taken on 20/12/0 .. by bryanmccabe   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
Like You .. by CaptainVertigo   (Show all for Corcóg)
 
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