Carrignagower 767m mountain, Comeragh Mountains Ireland at MountainViews.ie
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Carrignagower Mountain Carraig na nGabhar A name in Irish
(Ir. Carraig na nGabhar [PND], 'rock of the goats') Waterford County, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Green thick-bedded conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 767m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 75 Grid Reference: S31140 12109
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Longitude: -7.544686, Latitude: 52.260288 , Easting: 231140, Northing: 112109 Prominence: 24m,  Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 631082 612162,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crgngw, 10 char: Crgngwr
Bedrock type: Green thick-bedded conglomerate, (Treanearla Formation)

A nearby point is marked Carrignagower, height 2478 ft., on the 1924 6 map. Named Knocknalingady in Claude Wall's book Mountaineering in Ireland, from the nearby townland of Coolnalingady. Previously Knocknalingady in MV.   Carrignagower is the second highest mountain in the Comeragh Mountains area and the 65th highest in Ireland. Carrignagower is the third highest point in county Waterford.

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Last of the Comeraghs .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Carrignagower)
 
I also approached from the Nire car park. Note th .. by csd   (Show all for Carrignagower)
 
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Picture: Comeragh Corrie
 
Last Coum of the Day
by davsheen  29 Aug 2018
View from Carrignagower of Final Corrie Lake on Classic Comeragh Nire Valley Coum Hike Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/62/comment/20040/
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