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Partry & Joyce Area   SE: Cornamona Subarea
Place count in area: 27, OSI/LPS Maps: 37, 38, CBE, EW-CON, MSW 
Highest place:
Maumtrasna, 682m
Maximum height for area: 682 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 607 metres,

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Knocknagussy Hill Cnoc an Mháma A name in Irish, also An Bhinn Dubh an extra name in Irish (Ir. Cnoc an Mháma [logainm.ie], 'hill of the pass') Galway County in Connacht Province, in Carn List, Schists, grits, metavolcanics, mylonitic Bedrock

Height: 456m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 38 Grid Reference: L97903 53450
Place visited by 35 members. Recently by: elizauna, Haulie, markwallace, eflanaga, padstowe, obrien116, Oileanach, Rossie73, Fergalh, GSheehy, Cobhclimber, markmjcampion, Garmin, AndyWorsnop, ColinCallanan
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Longitude: -9.540072, Latitude: 53.521281 , Easting: 97903, Northing: 253450 Prominence: 101m,  Isolation: 2.4km
ITM: 497875 753471,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc457, 10 char: Knckngsy
Bedrock type: Schists, grits, metavolcanics, mylonitic, (Ben Levy Grit Formation)

The English name, Knocknagussy, appears to be an anglicisation of a different Irish name from that recorded by Tim Robinson on his map of Connemara: Binn Dhubh, 'black peak'; and also from that recorded at logainm.ie: Cnoc an Mháma. Knocknagussy suggests Cnoc na Giúise, 'hill of the pine tree', or Cnoc na Giúsaí, giúsach being a collective noun. In Connemara it can refer to pine found in the bog or bog-deal (giús portaigh) [Dinneen].   Cnoc an Mháma is the 713th highest place in Ireland. Cnoc an Mháma is the most southerly summit in the Partry & Joyce area.

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Wall of Death .. by Geansai   (Show all for Knocknagussy (Cnoc an Mháma))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknagussy (<i>Cnoc an Mháma</i>) in area Partry & Joyce, Ireland
Picture: View of the hill from the East.
 
A view of the hill.
by simon3  28 May 2022
This is a view of Knocknagussy from Mount Gable to the east. Behind the summit in this view is the Maamturks ridge, with Binn Mhairg just to the right of the top of the highest point of Knocknagussy. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/600/comment/23522/
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Steep slog! .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Knocknagussy (Cnoc an Mháma))
 
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