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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
Place 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 611th highest place in Ireland. Torc Mountain W Top is the second most northerly summit in the Mangerton area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Torc Mountain W Top in area Mangerton, Ireland
Picture: Path to summit
 
Easy access to an interesting view of Torcs summit
Short Summary created by Colin Murphy, simon3, jackill,  14 Sep 2014
Torc West Top is usually done in conjunction with Torc itself, especially as it is a relatively easy 15 minute walk between the two. Park in the upper car park , V96686 84235 A (Point A), room for many cars. Head south west along the scenic old Kenmare road. Turn off the road at approximately V95830 82990 B (Point B) where you see the sign in picture onto a well-defined stone track interspersed with lengthy areas of boardwalk which makes the going fairly ok. From car park to Torc - Torc W Top and back to car will take 3 hours ate a leisurely pace. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/550/comment/5309/
 
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