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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 Carn List, Greywacke, siltstone & grit Bedrock

Height: 427m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 66 Grid Reference: R98223 58466
Place visited by 25 members. Recently by: FrankMc1964, mlmoroneybb, hivisibility, sandman, jasonmc, eamonoc, peter1, chalky, masiakaBlr, Fergalh, conormcbandon, peterturner, guestuser, mbourke, acorn
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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 813th highest place in Ireland.

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Viewless hidden top. Wellies useful at times. .. by group   (Show all for Knockalough)
 
A modest hill-top memorial .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Knockalough)
 
Easy loop.
by oldsoldier  18 Oct 2011
Knockalough has recently been developed as a loop walk. To access this walk, from Thurles, travel out the Nenagh road past the hurling stadium. One mile out, past the race course on your rught, turn left onto the R 503. This road is signposted for Upperchurch and leads into the village of Ballycahill. 15 Km out there is a crossroads leading to the village of Upperchurch to the right. Turn left here and travel 1Km to the forest opening at R98851 59695 A. From here you can follow the loop or just follow the forest track to the summit. OR at least within 5/10 metres of the summit as the forest has been resown and I could not find the trig station. An enjoyable 2 hours on a fine morning. excellent beginners route. [See the Short Summary for the way to the trig pillar] Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/706/comment/4120/
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Views on the way up. .. by simon3   (Show all for Knockalough)
 
Well hidden trig point .. by acorn   (Show all for Knockalough)
 
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