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Knockanallig Hill Bear Island Island Cork County, in Binnion, Irish Islands Lists, Sandstone, bioclastic limestone lenses Bedrock

Reachable "On Foot " Y
Height: 267m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 84,88 Grid Reference: V70400 43100
Place visited by 26 members. Recently by: David-Guenot, spoodle58, ciarraioch, TommyV, davsheen, Cobhclimber, brenno, markmjcampion, Eirepur, Wilderness, tommccarthy, scapania, harry66, Wildrover, chalky
Island visited by 36 members.
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Longitude: -9.872236, Latitude: 51.626051 , Easting: 70400, Northing: 43100 Prominence: 267m,  Isolation: 5.1km
ITM: 470378 543168,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Knc267, 10 char: Kncknlg
Bedrock type: Sandstone, bioclastic limestone lenses, (Bere Island Member)

This is the highest point on Bere Island.   Knockanallig is the 1240th highest place in Ireland. Knockanallig is the most southerly summit in the Caha Mountains area.

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A short ferry ride from Castletownbere and a shor .. by paddyhillsbagger   (Show all for Knockanallig)
 
Bere Island Hike .. by davsheen   (Show all for Knockanallig)
 
Another wind turbine
by Conor74  3 Sep 2012
Lovely views across Beara, the Cahas and the Mishkish ranges, from Dursey right up to the Sugarloaf and across around to Sheeps Head. And great views over the island itself, the Martello Towers, the batteries of Lonehort in the distance.

And of course, a few hundred metres away...the wind turbine... A real stomach churning one too, in the middle of an area of such beauty. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/985/comment/14794/
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Don't worry the island is bear free. .. by TommyV   (Show all for Knockanallig)
 
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