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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 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 539th highest place in Ireland.

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Lots of Uaignis
Short Summary created by thomas_g  8 Nov 2013
This peak can be approached from all sides, but the southern & western side are the most accessible, both of which can be accessed from the Kerry Way at Gowlane. Access is also possible from the green road which passes Cummeenslaun Lake on the NE. The N face is very steep, and probably best approached from the Lough Nagannee side (NW). The easiest decent is via the south where you can handrail a fence.
Fine views in all directions await you, but do be aware that the summit plateau is flat and very wet in winter. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/436/comment/5195/
 
madfrankie on solitude .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Knockanaguish)
 
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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