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Woodcock Hill Hill Cnoc na gCreabhar A name in Irish
(Ir. Cnoc na gCreabhar [logainm.ie], 'hill of the woodcocks') Clare County in Munster Province, in Binnion List, Red conglomerate, sandstone & mudstone Bedrock

Height: 310m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 58 Grid Reference: R52263 63439
Place visited by 62 members. Recently by: magnumpig, Wildrover, FrankMc1964, cclair, aifric_n04, GoldCircle, ahogan, Humpelman, chalky, Peter Walker, la1ena, pati, TommyV, cathalferris, anekk11
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Longitude: -8.707214, Latitude: 52.720328 , Easting: 152263, Northing: 163439 Prominence: 265m,  Isolation: 6.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 552222 663481,   GPS IDs, 6 char: WdccHl, 10 char: WdcckHil
Bedrock type: Red conglomerate, sandstone & mudstone, (Old Red Sandstone (undifferentiated))

This hill is named in the Yellow Book of Lecan as: a mullach Slebe Shuidi in Rig ('mountain of the king's seat') and in the Book of Lismore as: Sliabh Uighi in Rig ('mountain of the king's grave') .   Woodcock Hill is the 1134th highest place in Ireland. Woodcock Hill is the second most westerly summit in the Shannon area.

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Domes and dumps
Short Summary created by jackill  23 Oct 2010
Park at R519638 A, room for 1or 2 cars. Follow the single track access road over a small bridge and past a fly tipping area. The Irish Aviation Authority has a radar unit on the top which includes two white dome-shaped structures, the summit trig pillar is behind these. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/948/comment/5707/
 
A mild hike with panoramic views .. by YoungJohn   (Show all for Woodcock Hill)
 
Having driven from Dublin to Killaloe, we were lo .. by osullivanm   (Show all for Woodcock Hill)
 
Giant golf ball .. by TommyV   (Show all for Woodcock Hill)
 
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