Knockmore, Mayo

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An Cnoc Mór
Knockmore Mountain is clearly seen as the highest point on Clare
Highest point
Elevation 462 m (1,516 ft) [1]
Prominence 462 m (1,516 ft)
Listing Marilyn
Coordinates 53°48′30″N 10°01′17″W / 53.808408°N 10.021251°W / 53.808408; -10.021251Coordinates: 53°48′30″N 10°01′17″W / 53.808408°N 10.021251°W / 53.808408; -10.021251[1]
Topo map OSi Discovery 30

Knockmore (Irish: An Cnoc Mór, meaning "The great hill") is a mountain on Clare Island off the coast of County Mayo, Ireland.


The mountain is the highest peak on Clare Island at 462 metres (1,516 ft) and is the 572nd highest in Ireland.

Access to the summit[edit]

It is a popular walking destination for island residents and tourists and is known for its view of Clew Bay and the west coast mainland as well as a view of the Atlantic Ocean.

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  1. ^ a b "Knockmore". Retrieved 2010-08-14.