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Silvermine Mountains W Top Hill Sliabh an Airgid A name in Irish
(Ir. Sliabh an Airgid [logainm.ie], 'mountain of the silver') Tipperary County, in Carn List, Red conglomerate, sandstone & mudstone Bedrock

Height: 489m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 59 Grid Reference: R82072 69717
Place visited by 72 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, aifric_n04, tagoona, melohara, ahogan, mountainmike, Michael-n, Maurice-N, jsramsey1491, delboyir, Cobhclimber, kakamaka17, Geo, millsd1, chalky
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Longitude: -8.266532, Latitude: 52.77856 , Easting: 182072, Northing: 169717 Prominence: 214m,  Isolation: 1.2km
ITM: 582017 669759,   GPS IDs, 6 char: SlvrMn, 10 char: SlvrmnMntn
Bedrock type: Red conglomerate, sandstone & mudstone, (Old Red Sandstone (undifferentiated))

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 place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Silvermine Mountains W Top in area Shannon, Ireland
Picture: Looking west towards Silvermines Mtn W Top
 
Head west along the road
Short Summary created by simon3, jackill,  5 Aug 2013
Park in the Knockanroe carpark at R84440 69415 A (388 mtrs) walk into the forestry on a good roadway and take the second left along the crest of the hill. Pass the east summit before a short down/up section to gain the west summit. Excellent views of the whole Shannon region to be had from this easily accessed summit. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/489/comment/5248/
 
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