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South Midlands Area   Slievenamon Subarea
Place count in area: 31, OSI/LPS Maps: 53, 54, 55, 59, 60, 61, 66, 67, 68, 74 
Highest place:
Slievenamon, 720.2m
Maximum height for area: 720.2 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 711 metres,

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Slievenamon North-West Top Mountain Sliabh na mBan barr thiar thuaidh A name in Irish
Tipperary County, in no lists, Red, brown conglomerate & sandstone Bedrock

Height: 564m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 67 Grid Reference: S28831 31526
Place visited by 31 members. Recently by: David-Guenot, mountainmike, peter1, tomodub, markmjcampion, ilenia, PeakPaul, melohara, bryanjbarry, bbarry2015, Onzy, Lauranna, theredyin, Kiwitrekker, strangeweaver
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Longitude: -7.576837, Latitude: 52.434906 , Easting: 228831, Northing: 131527 Prominence: 13.07m,  Isolation: 1.3km
ITM: 628774 631575,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvnNr, 10 char: SlvnmnNrth
Bedrock type: Red, brown conglomerate & sandstone, (Carrigmaclea Formation)


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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Slievenamon North-West Top in area South Midlands, Ireland
Picture: As seen from the summit of Slievenamon
 
Almost a summit.
Short Summary created by jackill,  8 Jul 2015
Start from the roadside north of Kilcash at S317 288 A just in front of a farmyard.Park on the roadside, which is narrow, as best you can room for 7-8 cars . Be careful not to obstruct the farm entrances. A rough signposted track leads off to the west, up to the summit of Slievenamon. The route up the mountain is on a substantial track so you can't really go wrong, just follow it uphill with the forestry on your right.
At the top of this track is a concrete building with bits of decaying aerial near it. Go past this uphill to the north on a gradual slope to the summit area of Slievenamon. Head downhill north on steep ground before a gradual rise to the summit of Slievenamon North-West Top which is marked by a cairn of flat stones and what appears to be an excavated cist grave. At this point is well worth continuing to Knockahunna and Slievenamon North-East Top making a good circuit in an isolated mountain area. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/1427/comment/18055/
 
Slievenamon NW Top Summit cairn .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Slievenamon North-West Top)
 
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