Conditions and Info
Use of MountainViews is governed by
conditions. General information about the site is
here. Opinions in material here are not necessarily endorsed by MountainViews.
Hillwalking is a risk sport. Information in comments, walks or shared GPS tracks may not be accurate for example as regards safety or access permission. You are responsible for your safety and your permission to walk see
conditions. Credits and list definitions are listed here
Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
KnocklettercussHillLeitir Cois A name in Irish (Ir. Leitir Cois [amended from OSNB], 'wet hillside of the river-bank')MayoCounty, in Binnion List, Banded, graded and X-bedded quartzites. Bedrock
Height:370mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 23Grid Reference: F87595 19817 Place visited by 25 members. Recently by: hivisibility, Ulsterpooka, tsheehy, Krumel, rowanofravara, scapania, Garmin, GSheehy, frankmc04, trekker, barrymayo, simoburn, chalky, johnv41, millsd1 I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The Ordnance Survey Name Book gives Leitir Cos as the derivation of this name, which it interprets as 'spewy hillside of the foot'. Leitir Cos appears to be an error for Leitir Cois.
Knocklettercuss is the 1013th highest place in Ireland. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/878/