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Knockastanna Hill Cnoc an Stanna A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc an Stanna [OSI], 'hill of the barrel') Limerick County, in Carn List, Greywacke, siltstone & grit Bedrock

Height: 444m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 66 Grid Reference: R86280 56020
Place visited by 21 members. Recently by: wicklore, FrankMc1964, omurchu, jasonmc, muschi, sandman, peter1, madfrankie, eamonoc, chalky, masiakaBlr, Fergalh, hivisibility, conormcbandon, paddyhillsbagger
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Longitude: -8.203218, Latitude: 52.655543 , Easting: 186280, Northing: 156020 Prominence: 190m,  Isolation: 3.9km
ITM: 586250 656058,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc445, 10 char: Knckstn
Bedrock type: Greywacke, siltstone & grit, (Hollyford Formation)

Knockastanna is the 753rd highest place in Ireland.

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Barrels of fun .. by group   (Show all for Knockastanna)
 
I first climbed this mountain in September 1993 w .. by AussieSean   (Show all for Knockastanna)
 
There must be an easier way .. by aidand   (Show all for Knockastanna)
 
Knockstanna
by oldsoldier  30 May 2010
After I climbed Gortnageragh on Tues 26 may 2010 I headed for Knockastanna. I left the farmhouse at Gortnageragh and travelled towards the R503. At the Curraghmarky bridge I turned right and headed for Angelsey bridge on the R503. At the first left turn I turned and next left again. ! k up this road I came to an abandoned house on the left. Parked my car here, I could see the top of onre of the wind turbines. A quick walk brought me to the summit in 30 minutes and a fine view of the turbines. An interesting point, as I drove home, and, not far from where I had parked, I crossed over the Augsullish bridge at grid ref R87825 56900 C. Here Red Hugh O' Donnell camped on his way to Kinsale and The galloping Hogan met Patrick Sarsfield on his way to Ballyneety, Not at the same time obviously. A plaque marks the spot. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/642/comment/5832/
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A century of windmills? .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Knockastanna)
 
Green and White! .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Knockastanna)
 
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