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Purple Mountain Area
Maximum height for area: 832 metres,   Summits in area: 6,   Maximum prominence for area: 597 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 78 For all tops   Highest summit: Purple Mountain, 832m
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Tomies North Top Mountain An Chathair thuaidh barr A name in Irish
also Tomies Rock an extra name in English
Kerry County, in Arderin Beg List, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 568m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V89100 87400 This summit has been logged as climbed by 52 members. Recently by: amgall, jacek22m, sandilandsn, Eoin75, 40Shades, Ulsterpooka, tommccarthy, Wildrover, conormcbandon, Balor, ahendroff, Wilderness, David-Guenot, Oileanach, gallybander
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.616507, Latitude: 52.028023 , Easting: 89100, Northing: 87400 Prominence: 20m,   Isolation: 0.7km
ITM: 489074 587458,   GPS IDs, 6 char: TmsNrt, 10 char: TmsNrthTp
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

Tomies North Top is the 369th highest summit in Ireland. Tomies North Top is the most northerly summit and also the second most westerly in the Purple Mountain area.

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by geohappy  12 Jul 2015
On returning home from the Killarney Challenge yesterday (sadly washed and blown out with almost all not completing) I logged on to add my peaks and discovered this one, which must be one of the new Arderin Begs as there is no comment yet. As it was the only peak not covered in cloud, I can say the views were great to the north but the imposing ridge to the south was out of sight. The route we took (2 groups of 75 starting at a 30 minute interval) follows simon3's well described route (track 2560). We continued on to Tomies and Purple but the weather steadily worsened. This north-south walk is great and I plan to come back to see what I missed. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1421/comment/18185/
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Picture: Summit cairn of Tomies North Top. 568m.
Summit Cairn .
by hivisibility  13 Jul 2015
And here is the summit cairn of Tomies North Top. Taken during the High Peaks challenge before the weather turned rotten. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1421/comment/18187/
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