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Comeragh Mountains Area
Place count in area: 24, OSI/LPS Maps: 74, 75, 81, 82 
Highest place:
Fauscoum, 792m
Maximum height for area: 792 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 626 metres,

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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 64th highest in Ireland. Carrignagower is the third highest point in county Waterford.

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Access from the south .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Carrignagower)
 
Last of the Comeraghs .. by Kennyj   (Show all for Carrignagower)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Carrignagower in area Comeragh Mountains, Ireland
Picture: The view to Fauscoum from the summit.
 
csd on Carrignagower, 2009
by csd  1 Feb 2009
I also approached from the Nire car park. Note that the track through the farm has a "No Dogs" sign, though the route via The Gap doesn't seem to be restricted. A Carrignagower - Coumfea North Top loop from the car park is a 10 km loop, which took me just over three hours. Photo shows the view over Fauscoum from the summit. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/62/comment/3554/
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Last Coum of the Day .. by davsheen   (Show all for Carrignagower)
 
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