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Knockmore Hill Clare Island Island An Cnoc Mór A name in Irish
also Croaghmore an extra name in English
(prob. Ir. An Cnoc Mór [PDT], 'the great hill') Mayo County, in Carn, Irish Islands Lists, Laminated red & green siltstone Bedrock

Landing grid ref.: L71500 85200
Reachable "On Foot " Y

Height: 462m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 30 Grid Reference: L66929 86178
Place visited by 65 members. Recently by: murphysw, Michaeljnr, markmjcampion, paulbrown, eoghancarton, oakesave, supersullivan, conormcbandon, scapania, Lauranna, paddyhillsbagger, TommyV, Oileanach, frankmc04, MichaelE
Island visited by 77 members.
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Longitude: -10.020801, Latitude: 53.808217 , Easting: 66929, Northing: 286178 Prominence: 462m,  Isolation: 3km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 466908 786192,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc463, 10 char: Knockmo462
Bedrock type: Laminated red & green siltstone, (Bunnamohaun Siltstone Formation)

Knockmore is the highest peak on Clare Island. Of all the Irish islands, only Achill has higher mountains than Clare. Walks: for a route taking in Bengorm, Corranabinnia and Glennamong, see Whilde & Simms, New Irish Walk Guide - West and North, 74-75. According to this source, the hill is also known as Croaghmore.   Knockmore is the 683rd highest place in Ireland. Knockmore is the second most southerly summit in the Achill/Corraun area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockmore in area Achill/Corraun, Ireland
Picture: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ARb_z9-sLSs&feature=BFa&list=UUMhmcA3Bwe1X4niYiswhU0A
 
A Short Film
by CaptainVertigo  9 Nov 2012
Mountainviews own gerrym introduces us to Clare Island in Clew Bay on a beautiful Easter day. This is an earlier work but all of the talent we've gotten used to is there, and the views from Knockmore are fabulous. A real appetite whetter! Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/571/comment/14869/
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