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Knocklaur Mountain Cnoc Láir A name in Irish
(prob. Ir. Cnoc Láir [PDT], 'middle hill') Galway/ Mayo County, in Arderin, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite Bedrock

Height: 518m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: L93561 63112
Place visited by 82 members. Recently by: Wilderness, oakesave, IncaHoots, GSheehy, Peter Walker, IainT, Lauranna, salford7, Garmin, DesHoulihan, patmoran, tphase, shaygo, markwallace, PeakPaul
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Longitude: -9.608799, Latitude: 53.607195 , Easting: 93561, Northing: 263112 Prominence: 43m,  Isolation: 1.9km
ITM: 493534 763131,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Kncklr, 10 char: Knocklaur
Bedrock type: Sandstone & conglomerate, ignimbrite, (Mweelrea Formation)

The name Knocklaur is marked about 1 km E of this peak on the Discovery map. As there is no summit at this point, it is not clear exactly which hill the name applies to.   Knocklaur is the 509th highest place in Ireland.

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The northerly nose of Knocklaur sticking impressi .. by simon3   (Show all for Knocklaur)
 
View from the North .. by fingalscave   (Show all for Knocklaur)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocklaur in area Partry/Joyce Country, Ireland
Picture: Knobbly Knocklaur
 
View from the north.
by simon3  8 Jul 2012
The knobbly power of the north spur of Knocklaur can be seen from the road at around L921686 B.
There are tracks up its E side such (See Track 1267) however climbing the northern ridge would probably be more mountaineering rather than hillwalking. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/414/comment/14711/
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