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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 64 members. Recently by: Ulsterpooka, melohara, strangeweaver, eamonoc, shaunkelly, elin, Lauranna, PeakPaul, hivisibility, Joe_King, jacek22m, sandilandsn, tommccarthy, bryanmccabe, Wildrover
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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 660th 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)
 
I went out to this top with two friends from the .. by Harry Goodman   (Show all for Torc Mountain W Top)
 
A small top, but worth while for the views.
by three5four0  6 Oct 2011
Only a short diversion from the Torc path, yet only 27 out of the 222 that have logged Torc Mountain, took in its west top as well. And as Harry Goodman says, the views are good, so there is no reason not to visit this poor neglected top! Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/550/comment/6575/
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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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