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Galty Mountains Area   Central Galtys Subarea
Place count in area: 24, OSI/LPS Maps: 66, 74 
Highest place:
Galtymore, 917.9m
Maximum height for area: 917.9 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 897.9 metres,

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Lough Curra Mound Mountain Cnapán Loch an Churraigh A name in English
Tipperary County in Munster Province, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Thick-bedded pale-red sandstone Bedrock

Height: 600.4m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: R86920 24213
Place visited by 196 members. Recently by: sarahryanowen, John.geary, nevgeoran, Plomcg, cclair, Hjonna, mwalimu2, conorjob, Liamob, Wilderness, abcd, Grumbler, markwallace, Ulsterpooka, TipsyDempy
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Longitude: -8.192759, Latitude: 52.369787 , Easting: 186921, Northing: 124214 Prominence: 23.05m,  Isolation: 1km
ITM: 586873 624264,   GPS IDs, 6 char: LghCrM, 10 char: LghCrMnd
Bedrock type: Thick-bedded pale-red sandstone, (Galtymore Formation)

Lough Curra nestles in a crook of the Galtee ridge below Slievecushnabinnia. This knoll is situated just to the north-east of the Lough Curra. It is unnamed on Ordnance Survey maps. The form Cnapán Loch an Churraigh is provided here as a translation into Irish of "Lough Curra Mound/Lump", assuming that Curra represents an anglisation of Ir. currach, ‘marsh, bog’. It is not to be understood as an attested historical form.   Lough Curra Mound is the 285th highest place in Ireland.

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This really in an honorary mountain, given its sm .. by simon3   (Show all for Lough Curra Mound)
 
Its a pity i didn't have time to wander in here a .. by murphysw   (Show all for Lough Curra Mound)
 
I did this as part of a Cush-Lough Curra double w .. by colin murphy   (Show all for Lough Curra Mound)
 
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by ewen  27 Feb 2019
Well, I did this without even knowing it was a 'mountain' . I only went up to see the lough whilst on a weekend break in Aherlow. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/277/comment/20421/
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Gentle enough hike. Lots of sheep en-route and no .. by kkuss   (Show all for Lough Curra Mound)
 
Is it a lough? Is it a mountain? No, its... .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Lough Curra Mound)
 
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