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Maumthomas SW Top Hill Mayo County, in Carn List, Psammitic schists, quartzites Bedrock

Height: 477m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 30 Grid Reference: F87110 00896 This summit has been logged as climbed by 28 members. Recently by: patmoran, bryanmccabe, GSheehy, Garmin, liz50, Wilderness, shaunkelly, barrymayo, simoburn, Fergalh, pavelbodi, savage, garrettd, greenpark, mountainmike
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Longitude: -9.720033, Latitude: 53.945155 , Easting: 87110, Northing: 300896 Prominence: 40m,   Isolation: 1km
ITM: 487084 800907,   GPS IDs, 6 char: MmthSW, 10 char: MmthmsSWTp
Bedrock type: Psammitic schists, quartzites, (Anaffrin Formation)

Maumthomas is the name of the col at the head of Glenthomas. The col is unmarked on OS maps, but is recorded as Mame Thomaas on William Bald's map of Co. Mayo (1830). This peak stands SW of Maumthomas. Previously Anaffrin E Top in MV.   Maumthomas SW Top is the 633rd highest summit in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Maumthomas SW Top in area North Mayo, Ireland
Picture: Summit stones
Wonderful landscape, so-so summit
Short Summary created by Colin Murphy,  28 May 2012
This top is usually done as part of a larger walk e.g. when doing the Corranabinnias, but can be bagged in isolation in about three hours if you choose to do so. Turn off the N59 at Bunnahowna Bridge (857 965 A) and continue up narrow road for 500m until you reach a gate, which is part of an official Greenway walking trail. Go through gate and continue for about 500m, where the trail branches to the left, but also deteriorates in quality – you may choose to park here or continue up the trail for about 800m but it is driveable only with caution. Eventually this track peters out but there is room to park and turn at the end. From this point continue directly north up the gently rising eastern side of Glennamaddoo valley for 2.5 km. The ground is generally firm in dry weather – a mixture of long grasses and heather and shouldn’t present too many obstacles. Then veer slightly to the north east for 500m which will take you to the top, which isn’t particularly distinctive – a grassy area with a pile of stones marking the high point. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/526/comment/5285/
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