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Nowen Hill Mountain Cnoc na nAbhann A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na nAbhann [OSI], 'hill of the rivers') Cork County, in Arderin List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 535.2m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W14067 52901
Place visited by 58 members. Recently by: MichaelE, conorb, markwallace, Grumbler, learykid, rolenn70, Wildrover, FrankMc1964, TommyV, Lauranna, melohara, DeltaP, ciarraioch, Juanita, CaminoPat
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Longitude: -9.244257, Latitude: 51.722478 , Easting: 114068, Northing: 52901 Prominence: 300.23m,  Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 514036 552967,   GPS IDs, 6 char: NwnHl, 10 char: Nowen Hill
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Nowen Hill is the 455th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Nowen Hill in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: As seen from Mullaghmesha
 
Nowen home.
Short Summary created by jackill  24 May 2012
Park at the forestry entrance W13673 54386 A, room for 2-3 cars. Walk uphill on a generally good forest road to the summit. As mentioned by thomas_g there are " you are on a farm signs" a little way along this track but they seem to point both ways , I took them to possibly refer to an access track between them , a distance of less than 100 meters. Also there is a standard Coillte rules of access sign at the start of this track so access should be fine.
the summit is a mess of bulldozed ground, portacabins and aerials. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/384/comment/5143/
 
There is a road leading up to the summit, which i .. by mart   (Show all for Nowen Hill)
 
Masts over the Mealagh .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Nowen Hill)
 
I have walked up the track a few times now. The .. by TrebleRed   (Show all for Nowen Hill)
 
Photo of summit taken from track up to hill .. by fionn   (Show all for Nowen Hill)
 
Straight forward bag. .. by TommyV   (Show all for Nowen Hill)
 
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