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Midlands SW Area   E: Upperchurch Hills Subarea
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Knockalough Hill Cnoc an Loig A name in Irish (Ir. Cnoc an Loig [OSI], 'hill of the hollow') Tipperary County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Greywacke, siltstone & grit Bedrock

Height: 427m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 66 Grid Reference: R98223 58466
Place visited by 29 members. Recently by: maryblewitt, LiamG1951, sarahryanowen, Colin Murphy, John.geary, FrankMc1964, mlmoroneybb, hivisibility, sandman, jasonmc, eamonoc, peter1, chalky, masiakaBlr, Fergalh
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Longitude: -8.027017, Latitude: 52.677738 , Easting: 198223, Northing: 158466 Prominence: 205m,  Isolation: 4.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 598173 658508,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Kncklg, 10 char: Kncklgh
Bedrock type: Greywacke, siltstone & grit, (Hollyford Formation)

Knockalough is the 816th highest place in Ireland.

Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/706/
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Viewless hidden top. Wellies useful at times. .. by group   (Show all for Knockalough (Cnoc an Loig))
 
A modest hill-top memorial .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Knockalough (Cnoc an Loig))
 
Easy loop. .. by oldsoldier   (Show all for Knockalough (Cnoc an Loig))
 
Views on the way up. .. by simon3   (Show all for Knockalough (Cnoc an Loig))
 
Well hidden trig point .. by acorn   (Show all for Knockalough (Cnoc an Loig))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockalough (<i>Cnoc an Loig</i>) in area Midlands SW, Ireland
Picture: The hidden trig
 
Buried treasure
by Colin Murphy  28 Jan 2022
Followed simon/jackill's excellent directions. It is one of the most hidden trig pillars I've ever encountered, buried deep inside a woodland whose trees are uniformly draped with moss, and admit little light, giving the place a ghostly aura. I don't know how anyone would find this pillar without specific directions! Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/706/comment/23398/
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