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Torc Mountain W Top Hill For origin of name, see Torc Mountain. Kerry County, in Carn List, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 470m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V94974 83794 This place has been logged as visited by 65 members. Recently by: johnnyphil, Ulsterpooka, melohara, strangeweaver, eamonoc, shaunkelly, elin, Lauranna, PeakPaul, hivisibility, Joe_King, jacek22m, sandilandsn, tommccarthy, bryanmccabe
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Longitude: -9.529839, Latitude: 51.996779 , Easting: 94974, Northing: 83794 Prominence: 32m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 494948 583854,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Trc470, 10 char: TrcMntnWTp
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

Torc Mountain W Top is the 659th highest place in Ireland. Torc Mountain W Top is the second most northerly summit in the Mangerton area.

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Easy access to an interesting view of Torcs summi .. by group   (Show all for Torc Mountain W Top)
 
Irelands largest wild animal .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Torc Mountain W Top)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Torc Mountain W Top in area Mangerton, Ireland
Picture: A view of Torc Mt. W Top looking SW over the Upper Lake from the Torc Mt path.
 
Harry Goodman on Torc Mountain W Top, 2009
by Harry Goodman  9 Sep 2009
I went out to this top with two friends from the path up Torc Mt (7 Sept. 09). Apart from the fact that it took us a little longer than the 20 minutes out and back suggested by Conor74 I have no comments to add to those made by him and simply want to include a picture for the site. We included this top on a walk up Torc Mt. and found the scenery in all directions splendid, especially after a week-end of walking on the higher tops in stormy, wet conditions with no visability. Well worth the visit. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/550/comment/4086/
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A small top, but worth while for the views. .. by three5four0   (Show all for Torc Mountain W Top)
 
Big brother .... .. by hivisibility   (Show all for Torc Mountain W Top)
 
Very easy to access, just about 20 minutes detour .. by Conor74   (Show all for Torc Mountain W Top)
 
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