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Nowen Hill SW Top Mountain For origin of name, see Nowen Hill. Cork County, in Arderin List, Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 509m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 85 Grid Reference: W12777 52052
Place visited by 24 members. Recently by: melohara, Westcountrygirl, Juanita, CaminoPat, shaunkelly, ilenia, tommccarthy, muddyboots, Onzy, Cobhclimber, simoburn, chalky, millsd1, sbender, ahendroff
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Longitude: -9.26305, Latitude: 51.714637 , Easting: 112777, Northing: 52052 Prominence: 44m,  Isolation: 1.5km,   Has trig pillar
ITM: 512723 552117,   GPS IDs, 6 char: NwnHlS, 10 char: NwnHlSWTp
Bedrock type: Green-grey sandstone & purple siltstone, (Gun Point Formation)

Previously Derreenacrinnig East in MV.   Nowen Hill SW Top is the 501st highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Nowen Hill SW Top in area Shehy/Knockboy, Ireland
Picture: From Nowen Far West
 
West is best
Short Summary created by jackill, thomas_g,  15 Jul 2012
While it's possible to get here from Nowen Hill, it's probably preferable to approach from the west. Park at W10378 51710 A a gated track entrance, room for 2 cars (just) and follow the track up the hill, keeping right at a fork. This track will lead to a small gate at W11081 51903 B which allows access to open mountain. Head for Nowen Hill SW keep to the high ground along the ridge. The long grass can make for slow going and it's a bit boggy in the dip between Nowen Far west and Nowen SW, but fine otherwise. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/437/comment/5196/
 
This summit is located about 1.5 kms SW of Nowen .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Nowen Hill SW Top)
 
After taking the coniferous track up to Nowen and .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Nowen Hill SW Top)
 
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