Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by
conditions. General information about the site is
here. Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see
conditions. Credits and list definitions are listed here
Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
KnockmealMountainSeisceann na Maoile A name in Irish (Ir. Seisceann na Maoile [OSI], 'marsh of the bare hill')Tipperary/ WaterfordCounty, in Arderin List, Medium grained pink-purple sandstone Bedrock
Height:559.5mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74Grid Reference: S10247 08341 Place visited by 190 members. Recently by: briankelly, MountainHunter, finkey86, Niamhq, conorjob, Liamob, donalhunt, peter1, bbarry2015, bryanjbarry, Hadleigh, Bunsen7, Nakoz, David-Guenot, Deise-Man I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
Another possible interpretation is 'sedge of the hornless cow' as maol is feminine in this name. However, note that this peak is in the townland of Meoul, which actually suggests Ir. meall, 'lump', rather than maol.
Knockmeal is the 395th highest place in Ireland. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/343/