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Nagles Mountains Area
Place count in area: 9, OSI/LPS Maps: 80, 81 
Highest place:
Knocknaskagh, 426.5m
Maximum height for area: 426.5 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 293 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Knocknaskagh Hill Cnoc na Sceach A name in Irish
The hill of the white thorn bushes, Translation of Cnoc na Sceach Cork County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Purple mudstone and sandstone Bedrock

Height: 426.5m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 80 Grid Reference: W70337 95060
Place visited by 64 members. Recently by: conorb, John.geary, BubbaS, Deise-Man, learykid, Colorado, markwallace, magnumpig, ilenia, Daingean, Pepe, TommyV, Fergalh, Toolio, Juanita
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Longitude: -8.433654, Latitude: 52.107158 , Easting: 170338, Northing: 95060 Prominence: 293m,  Isolation: 1.1km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 570294 595117,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc427, 10 char: Kncknskgh
Bedrock type: Purple mudstone and sandstone, (Ballytrasna Formation)

Information derived from Irish Place Names by P.W Joyce, originally published in 1870   Knocknaskagh is the highest hill in the Nagles Mountains area and the 814th highest in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/702/
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The fast and the furious. .. by TommyV   (Show all for Knocknaskagh (Cnoc na Sceach))
 
Devastation .. by Colorado   (Show all for Knocknaskagh (Cnoc na Sceach))
 
Deja Vu
by thomas_g  10 Aug 2012
You know that feeling when you pull up to the parking area and think, I've been here before and then arrive at Knocknaskagh summit and realise that you've been there before too. (At least I didn't have to hide behind the wall from the hail storm this time). Now thanks to MV, I'll at least know that I've been there before and not suffer the disappointment of a 50 minute drive to bag a peak I've already bagged. Although all this walk is on forest tracks, it is very rocky in places so don't be tempted to leave the boots at home. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/702/comment/14750/
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Bahh!! .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Knocknaskagh (Cnoc na Sceach))
 
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