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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 Carn List, Purple mudstone and sandstone Bedrock

Height: 426.5m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 80 Grid Reference: W70337 95060
Place visited by 59 members. Recently by: Colorado, markwallace, magnumpig, ilenia, Daingean, Pepe, TommyV, Fergalh, Toolio, Juanita, CaminoPat, Dbosonnet, jasonmc, johnballinger, corkrats
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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 818th highest in Ireland.

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The fast and the furious. .. by TommyV   (Show all for Knocknaskagh)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knocknaskagh in area Nagles Mountains, Ireland
 
Devastation
by Colorado  16 Dec 2019
Knocknaskagh has been bulldozed from logging, making it look like a war zone. The positive is that it opens up the view. For such an easy, short trek to the top, I was surprised to see a marker with a stone wall and bench at the top, like one would see on top of Carrauntoohil or Mt. Brandon. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/702/comment/20732/
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Deja Vu .. by thomas_g   (Show all for Knocknaskagh)
 
Bahh!! .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Knocknaskagh)
 
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