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Glenbeigh Horseshoe Area   S: Knocknagapple Subarea
Place count in area: 20, OSI/LPS Maps: 70, 78, 83 
Highest place:
Coomacarrea, 772m
Maximum height for area: 772 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 457 metres,

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Knocknagapple NW Top Hill Cnoc an Chapaill (mullach thiar thuaidh) A name in Irish For origin of name, see Knocknagapple. Kerry County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 458m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 83 Grid Reference: V66802 80204
Place visited by 38 members. Recently by: learykid, Deise-Man, eamonoc, Wildrover, Fergalh, Lauranna, strangeweaver, FrankMc1964, chalky, David-Guenot, ilenia, Wilderness, thomas_g, hivisibility, shaunkelly
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Longitude: -9.938418, Latitude: 51.958513 , Easting: 66802, Northing: 80204 Prominence: 42m,  Isolation: 0.5km
ITM: 466780 580267,   GPS IDs, 6 char: KnckNW, 10 char: KnckngNWTp
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

Knocknagapple NW Top is the 704th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/592/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknagapple NW Top (<i>Cnoc an Chapaill (mullach thiar thuaidh)</i>) in area Glenbeigh Horseshoe, Ireland
Picture: Dreenagh, near Knocknagapple
 
simon3 on Knocknagapple NW Top, 2009
by simon3  6 Jan 2009
There may be some who think that Knocknagapple NW really shouldn't be included in the list. Certainly it doesn't have much prominence. It does have a few things going for it though, such as its great location from which much of the north Iveragh area can be seen and its isolation. Earlier in 2008 one of the recently reintroduced Irish White-tailed Sea Eagles was seen in the area.

Our photo shows the curiously mottled Dreenagh, 358m (a ridge leading E off Colly East). The summits behind on the skyline are parts of the W Reeks. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/592/comment/3512/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknagapple NW Top (<i>Cnoc an Chapaill (mullach thiar thuaidh)</i>) in area Glenbeigh Horseshoe, Ireland
Picture: Oblique stone.
simon3 on Knocknagapple NW Top, 2009
by simon3  6 Jan 2009
Near to the summit is this sort of upright-ish stone. While I'm no expert on antiquities I would suggest that it is mostly likely natural in origin. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/592/comment/3513/
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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknagapple NW Top (<i>Cnoc an Chapaill (mullach thiar thuaidh)</i>) in area Glenbeigh Horseshoe, Ireland
Picture: Near summit Knocknagapple NW Top
 
colin murphy on Knocknagapple NW Top, 2009
by colin murphy  19 Aug 2009
Like its slightly bigger brother to the SW, Knocknagapple NW presents quite a few interesting rock outcroppings to circumnavigate and is worth popping up especially if en route to Colly. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/592/comment/4023/
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