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Lake District: Hartsop Round

Slieve Donard: Ulster’s highest – a boggy, well-trodden, rounded seaside peak.

Agnew's Hill: Nice little climb

Stob Coire Cath na Sine: View west along the ridge from summit

Douglas Top: Good views from so-so top.

Lake District: Raven Crag

Douglas Top: Simple, rather bleak little top

Galtymore: Steep, airy and grassy highpoint of a long east-west ridge

Crockalough: Easy enough climb to nondescript summit.

Croaghan: Straightforward trail to summit.

Lake District: Northern Fells

Ben Dash: Take a dash off the track to the Ben of the same name!

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Boggeragh Mountains Area   Cen: Seefin Subarea
Place count in area: 11, OSI/LPS Maps: 79, 80 
Highest place:
Musheramore, 642.7m
Maximum height for area: 642.7 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 439 metres,

Places in area Boggeragh Mountains:
Cen: Seefin:   Knockcraugh 434mSeefin 491mSeefin East Top 491m
N: Banteer:   Mount Hillary 391mTooreen 322m
NE: Bweeng:   Bweeng Little 414mBweengduff 416m
S: Macroom Hills:   Burren 380mKnockagreenan 263m
W: Musheramore:   Musherabeg 498.8mMusheramore 642.7m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Knockcraugh Hill Cork County in Munster Province, in no lists, Purple mudstone and sandstone Bedrock

Height: 434m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W39882 85757
Place visited by 23 members. Recently by: maryblewitt, John.geary, wicklore, chelman7, tommccarthy, Daingean, Wildrover, ilenia, magnumpig, CaminoPat, Juanita, Bsr, PeakPaul, eamonoc, sandman
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Longitude: -8.876506, Latitude: 52.021113 , Easting: 139882, Northing: 85757 Prominence: 29m,  Isolation: 2.4km
ITM: 539843 585819,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knckcr, 10 char: Knckcrgh
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone and sandstone, (Ballytrasna Formation)

Knockcraugh is the 790th highest place in Ireland.

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Easy Access. .. by group   (Show all for Knockcraugh )
 
Knockcraugh Hill has left its mark on me, or rath .. by jackill   (Show all for Knockcraugh )
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockcraugh  in area Boggeragh Mountains, Ireland
Picture: Summit Area.
 
Windfarms Make Life Easy.
by sandman  7 Sep 2015
This summit now has become very easy to access due to the construction of a windfarm access is via road at W3886383768 starA which has now been upgraded and no problem to drive up to the windfarm roads at W3943885201 starB in actual fact i drove to within 20 meters of the summit which has now been leveled and is now home to Turbine 3 . No problem finding the summit now folks. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/676/comment/18297/
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West End Boys .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Knockcraugh )
 
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