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Sheeffry Hills Area
Place count in area: 9, OSI/LPS Maps: 37, MSW 
Highest place:
Barrclashcame, 772m
Maximum height for area: 772 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 707 metres,
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Tawny Rower Mountain Mayo County, in Arderin List, Mudrock, sandstone, tuff Bedrock

Height: 510m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 37 Grid Reference: L91891 71393
Place visited by 63 members. Recently by: jrpcalvert, ckilm, Lauranna, juliewoods, Garmin, Wilderness, mountainmike, eamonoc, Onzy, Andy13460, frankmc04, simoburn, chalky, melohara, IncaHoots
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Longitude: -9.636895, Latitude: 53.681223 , Easting: 91891, Northing: 271393 Prominence: 95m,  Isolation: 2.3km
ITM: 491864 771410,   GPS IDs, 6 char: TwnyRw, 10 char: TwnyRwr
Bedrock type: Mudrock, sandstone, tuff, (Sheeffry Formation)

Tawny Rower is the 532nd highest place in Ireland. Tawny Rower is the most easterly summit and also the second most northerly in the Sheeffry Hills area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Tawny Rower in area Sheeffry Hills, Ireland
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Easy of access, great of views.
Short Summary created by simon3,  6 Jul 2012
One easy way to get up this starts from the south on the road at L91989 69717 A. Follow the Western Way for which a variant (as of 2012) leaves the road at this point, going NW. You will come upon Western Way signs which should be followed until you reach the col at around L 914711 B Head NE to the summit which has a small cairn. See Track 1860.

The view from here has to be rated as one of the most expansive in Ireland, including Nepin, the complete ridge of the Croagh Patricks, the Nephinbegs, the Corraun and Achill groups, Clare Island, the east end of the Sheefrys, the Devilsmother Ridge, the intricate spurs of the Ben Gorms, Knocklaur and some of the ten corries of Maumtrasna.

Be aware that Western Way posts are fairly far apart and might not be visible in mist so independent means of navigation are essential. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/432/comment/5191/
 
My last stop on the Glenlaur Horseshoe, starting .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Tawny Rower)
 
Tawny Rower looks ruggedly impressive from the vi .. by madfrankie   (Show all for Tawny Rower)
 
Ascending from Tawnyard. .. by gerrym   (Show all for Tawny Rower)
 
Western way rerouted East of Sheeffry's .. by Geo   (Show all for Tawny Rower)
 
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