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Comeragh Mountains Area
Place count in area: 24, OSI/LPS Maps: 74, 75, 81, 82 
Highest place:
Fauscoum, 792m
Maximum height for area: 792 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 626 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Knockanaffrin Mountain Cnoc an Aifrinn A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc an Aifrinn [OSI], 'hill of the mass') Waterford County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Green thick-bedded conglomerate Bedrock

Height: 755m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 75 Grid Reference: S28560 15290
Place visited by 328 members. Recently by: Patbrdrck, gmpr40, sharonburns, DNicholson, ClareKeeley, jamesmforrest, Nakoz, Lynnemc200, DenisMc, twilawalking, gerwalking, FrankMc1964, jgfitz, Tom98, Barry28213
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Longitude: -7.58229, Latitude: 52.288968 , Easting: 228560, Northing: 115290 Prominence: 289m,  Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 628497 615337,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Kncknf, 10 char: Kncknfrn
Bedrock type: Green thick-bedded conglomerate, (Treanearla Formation)

Knockanaffrin is the third highest mountain in the Comeragh Mountains area and the 75th highest in Ireland.

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kenefickwg on Knockanaffrin, 2003
by kenefickwg  13 Oct 2003
I went up the gap in bright sunshine in October and it is a gentle enough climb to the top. I had my lunch in the warm sunshine overlooking the lake below. However once I got back to the plateau to go back down the gap it was blowing a very loud and unpleasant Force6/7 and it also was very cold--- a classic of how conditions on a hill can change in minutes. It is a lovely walk and I look forward to doing it again. Trackback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/74/comment/714/
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