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Knockmealdown Mountains Area   Cen: Central Knockmealdowns Subarea
Place count in area: 17, OSI/LPS Maps: 74, 82 
Highest place:
Knockmealdown, 792.4m
Maximum height for area: 792.4 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 682.7 metres,

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Crohan West Mountain Cruachán A name in Irish (Ir. Cruachán [OSI], 'little stack') Tipperary County in Munster Province, in Arderin List, Medium grained pink-purple sandstone Bedrock

Height: 521m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 74 Grid Reference: S09673 10200
Place visited by 197 members. Recently by: nickywood, LiamG1951, sarahryanowen, ShayGlynn, Musheraman, derekfanning, a3642278, JohnFinn, chelman7, Taisce, Hillwalker65, TippHiker, MisterMoe, Superterence, bandre
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Longitude: -7.859186, Latitude: 52.243935 , Easting: 209673, Northing: 110200 Prominence: 76m,  Isolation: 1.9km
ITM: 609616 610254,   GPS IDs, 6 char: CrhnWs, 10 char: CrhnWest
Bedrock type: Medium grained pink-purple sandstone, (Knockmealdown Sandstone Formation)

Crohan is also the name of a townland in the parish of Newcastle. According to Power, this place is mentioned in the life of St. Declan.   Crohan West is the 505th highest place in Ireland.

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With not much time on a Sunday, I had to climb Cr .. by SDillmore   (Show all for Crohan West (Cruachán))
 
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Crohan West (<i>Cruachán</i>) in area Knockmealdown Mountains, Ireland
 
Worth It for the Views
by JohnFinn  20 Feb 2022
Crohan West affords fine views across the countryside: to the west and south, the main range of the Knockmealdowns; to the north, the Golden Vale and Sliabh na mBan; and to the east, the Comeraghs. We climbed it from the north side via the Liam Lynch Monument. From the summit we continued in a south-west direction and returned to the car park via a path which wends down through some pleasant woodland. Well worth the effort. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/410/comment/23415/
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