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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,

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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 58 members. Recently by: markwallace, magnumpig, ilenia, Daingean, Pepe, TommyV, Fergalh, Toolio, Juanita, CaminoPat, Dbosonnet, jasonmc, johnballinger, corkrats, DeltaP
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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 817th highest in Ireland.

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Short Summary created by jackill  22 Oct 2010
Park at the Castleblagh forestry entrance W 70804 94284 A , room for 5 cars.Walk up the track and turn left onto the gently rising rocky track at junction W70974 94853 B. Follow this track(marked accurately on OSI 1:50000 map ) to the summit Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/702/comment/5461/
 
No.2 of 400m+ summits for me since I starting wal .. by MatthewBranch   (Show all for Knocknaskagh)
 
Knocknaskagh was the first stop on a long Sunday .. by jackill   (Show all for Knocknaskagh)
 
Start of a blitz of climbs for gribboneer-of-the .. by paddyobpc   (Show all for Knocknaskagh)
 
A Tale of Two Carparks .. by Pepe   (Show all for Knocknaskagh)
 
This is my second hillwalk with Bishopstown Hillw .. by jel   (Show all for Knocknaskagh)
 
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