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Comeragh Mountains Area   Monavullagh Mountains Subarea
Place count in area: 23, OSI/LPS Maps: 74, 75, 81, 82 
Highest place:
Kilclooney Mountain, 792m
Maximum height for area: 792 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 626 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Crohaun Hill Cruachán Déiseach A name in Irish
also Cruachán an extra name in Irish
Crohaun, Cruachán Logainm Waterford County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Green thick-bedded conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 484m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 75 Grid Reference: S27502 00590
Place visited by 82 members. Recently by: padstowe, J_Murray, Jay9, simon3, BarnaneGoat, Liamob, Niamhq, amgall, Wilderness, bryanmccabe, Bodek311, Chance, William-J, DeltaP, Barry28213
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Longitude: -7.598912, Latitude: 52.156966 , Easting: 227502, Northing: 100590 Prominence: 149m,  Isolation: 3.7km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 627444 600645,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crh484, 10 char: Crohaun
Bedrock type: Green thick-bedded conglomerate, (Treanearla Formation)

Crohaun is the 609th highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Crohaun in area Comeragh Mountains, Ireland
Picture: From Coomaraglin
 
Waterford colours
Short Summary created by jackill  6 Apr 2013
Park at S27051 01585 A, room for 10 cars. Walk up the forest track then go left uphill on a rougher track at the forest edge. Follow this track uphill past a telephone mast to the summit trig pillar. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/501/comment/5260/
 
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