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Carrigalougha Hill Carraig an Locha A name in Irish
Cork County, in Carn List, Purple & green sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 423m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 79 Grid Reference: W14912 71784
Place visited by 20 members. Recently by: Fergalh, Daingean, Juanita, CaminoPat, Wildrover, Deise-Man, melohara, ciarraioch, eamonoc, madfrankie, conormcbandon, Conor74, DenisMc, thomas_g, pocarbuile
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Longitude: -9.236678, Latitude: 51.892273 , Easting: 114912, Northing: 71784 Prominence: 77m,  Isolation: 2km
ITM: 514880 571846,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Crglgh, 10 char: Crglgh
Bedrock type: Purple & green sandstone & siltstone, (Caha Mountain Formation)

Carrigalougha is the 835th highest place in Ireland. Carrigalougha is the most northerly summit in the Shehy/Knockboy area.

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Remotest Cork with a great view to Glengarriff
Short Summary created by jackill  3 Aug 2012
Park at the forest entrance W142 717 A, room for 6/7 cars. Go SE on the public road for about 30 metres and walk through a gate straight into a boggy field. Head towards the left corner and carry on straight up the hill passing a rain meter.. You'll have to negotiate a few fences but there are obvious low points to get over if you look. The summit is on a rocky outcrop surrounded by grass. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/728/comment/5487/
 
This small hill to the East of Mweelin is very ea .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Carrigalougha)
 
Great reward, little effort .. by jackill   (Show all for Carrigalougha)
 
Quick and easy ascent on an otherwise un-inviting .. by three5four0   (Show all for Carrigalougha)
 
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