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Silvermine Mountains W TopHillSliabh an Airgid A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh an Airgid [logainm.ie], 'mountain of the silver')TipperaryCounty, in Carn List, Red conglomerate, sandstone & mudstone Bedrock
Height:489mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 59Grid Reference: R82072 69717This summit has been logged as climbed by 70 members. Recently by: tagoona, melohara, ahogan, mountainmike, Michael-n, Maurice-N, jsramsey1491, delboyir, Cobhclimber, kakamaka17, Geo, millsd1, chalky, jasonmc, jlk I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
A mountain in this vicinity named Mullaghnedryny is mentioned in the Civil Survey of 1654-56 as part of the boundary of the barony of Owney and Arra. It may be this peak or a lower shoulder to the west. The name seems to represent Ir. Mullach na Droighní, 'summit of the blackthorn'.
Silvermine Mountains W Top is the 595th highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/489/