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South Midlands Area   Brandon Hill Subarea
Place count in area: 31, OSI/LPS Maps: 53, 54, 55, 59, 60, 61, 66, 67, 68, 74 
Highest place:
Slievenamon, 720.2m
Maximum height for area: 720.2 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 711 metres,

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Coppanagh Hill Sliabh Chopanaí A name in Irish
also Cappanagh an extra name in English
(poss. Ir. Sliabh Chopanaí [PDT], 'mountain of Copanach or place
abounding in dock-leaves')
Kilkenny County in Leinster Province, in Binnion List, Red, brown conglomerate & sandstone Bedrock

Height: 365m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 68 Grid Reference: S65120 43466
Place visited by 27 members. Recently by: melohara, ceadeile, finkey86, Nakoz, conormcbandon, oakesave, Pepe, bbarry2015, bryanjbarry, frankmc04, chalky, katekat, eamonoc, Fergalh, osullivanm
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Longitude: -7.041214, Latitude: 52.539095 , Easting: 265120, Northing: 143466 Prominence: 210m,  Isolation: 2.4km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 665041 643515,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Cpngh, 10 char: Coppanagh
Bedrock type: Red, brown conglomerate & sandstone, (Carrigmaclea Formation)

Named Sliabh Copanach in Cinnlae Amhlaoibh Uí Shúileabháin (Diary of Humphrey O'Sullivan), it is mentioned as one of the hills which the diarist is able to see from his home near Callan. Also spelt Cappanagh.   Coppanagh is the 1020th highest place in Ireland. Coppanagh is the third highest point in county Kilkenny.

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Track walk with a felled summit area. .. by group   (Show all for Coppanagh)
 
I followed the track uphill into the forest as fa .. by jackill   (Show all for Coppanagh)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Coppanagh in area South Midlands, Ireland
Picture: Mossy summit area photo, number 2.
 
Mossy summit area photo, number 2,
by simon3  11 Nov 2012
Mossy summit area photo, number 2. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/882/comment/14871/
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Update September 2019 .. by ceadeile   (Show all for Coppanagh)
 
Mossy summit area photo, number 1. .. by simon3   (Show all for Coppanagh)
 
If you go down to the woods today! .. by eamonoc   (Show all for Coppanagh)
 
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