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Donegal North Area   E: Fanad Subarea
Place count in area: 9, OSI/LPS Maps: 2 
Highest place:
Knockalla, 363m
Maximum height for area: 363 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 328 metres,

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Knockalla Hill Cnoc Colbha A name in Irish, also The Devil's Backbone an extra name in English (Ir. Cnoc Colbha [OSI], 'hill of the ledge or edge') Donegal County in Ulster Province, in Binnion List, Whitish quartzite with pebble beds Bedrock

Height: 363m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 2 Grid Reference: C23592 34284
Place visited by 40 members. Recently by: k_der, pmeldrum, cairns-pj, Q35on, Fergalh, trostanite, NICKY, Aidy, Lucky1, sperrinlad, Ulsterpooka, kmoore, MichaelE, jimbloomer, sandman
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Longitude: -7.630717, Latitude: 55.155148 , Easting: 223592, Northing: 434284 Prominence: 328m,  Isolation: 4.1km
ITM: 623536 934265,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc363, 10 char: Knockalla
Bedrock type: Whitish quartzite with pebble beds, (Slieve Tooey Quartzite Formation)

Knockalla has twin summits of the same height. It is also known as the Devil's Backbone.   Cnoc Colbha is the highest hill in the Donegal North area and the 1030th highest in Ireland. Cnoc Colbha is the second most southerly summit and also the second most easterly in the Donegal North area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Knockalla (<i>Cnoc Colbha</i>) in area Donegal North, Ireland
Picture: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1dpl5q5rVPQ
 
A McVeigh Film
by CaptainVertigo  5 Oct 2014
Gerry McVeigh has posted another top class film on YouTube. This one features a walk along the pilgrim trail of the Way of the Cross to a stunning outdoor chapel on the slopes of Knockalla mountain. A climb to the 2 tops separated by a lovely walk with fabulous views over the mountains and coast of Donegal. All the McVeigh trademarks are there. Crystal clarity. Attention to detail. Lovely panoramic views. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/884/comment/17707/
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