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Knockanaguish Mountain Cnoc an Uaignis A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc an Uaignis [TH*], 'hill of the solitude') Kerry County in Munster Province, in Arderin List, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 509m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V91931 76858
Place visited by 61 members. Recently by: MichaelE, jimbloomer, Grumbler, John.geary, Wilderness, FrankMc1964, GSheehy, Wildrover, simon3, eamonoc, ilenia, shaunkelly, Lauranna, IainT, sandilandsn
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Longitude: -9.571944, Latitude: 51.933894 , Easting: 91931, Northing: 76858 Prominence: 178m,  Isolation: 1.6km
ITM: 491905 576921,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc510, 10 char: Knckngsh
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

The Irish and anglicised forms do not seem compatible.   Knockanaguish is the 538th highest place in Ireland.

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Lots of Uaignis .. by group   (Show all for Knockanaguish)
 
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madfrankie on solitude
by madfrankie  28 May 2018
The most accessible approach to Knockanaguish is via the Kerry Way from the south which is what we did on a very warm Friday afternoon. Starting from a T-junction in the townland of Gowlane V 917 752 A we ascended on the Kerry Way track until we drew abreast of Knockanaguish on our right. A grassy ramp is easily visible through the crags and steeper ground. Much sweating later we ignored a false top (complete with misleading pile of stones) and continued on NE for a few minutes to the true summit knoll.
Our descent was down a grassy gully heading towards Lough Nagannee which might not be the safest option in winter. On reaching more level ground it was a straightforward walk west to the Kerry Way where we paused to mop our brows before continuing on to Peakeen. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/436/comment/2746/
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Started out by the derelict church at Galway's Br .. by dbloke   (Show all for Knockanaguish)
 
Looking west towards Peakeen Mountain from the su .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Knockanaguish)
 
Afternoon Stroll .. by droginexile   (Show all for Knockanaguish)
 
Nice short climb, can be combined with Peakeen an .. by Gerry   (Show all for Knockanaguish)
 
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