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Purple Mountain Area
Maximum height for area: 832 metres,   Summits in area: 6,   Maximum prominence for area: 597 metres, OSI/LPS Maps: 78 For all tops   Highest summit: Purple Mountain, 832m
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Purple Mountain NE Top Mountain For origin of name, see Purple Mountain. Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock

Height: 757m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V89435 85840 This summit has been logged as climbed by 293 members. Recently by: fingal, patmoran, marchiggins, bryanmccabe, eflanaga, wjnunan, IainT, amgall, jacek22m, JoannaS, Eoin75, 40Shades, Ulsterpooka, Corentin_Cerutti, Martinpeak
I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)

Longitude: -9.611124, Latitude: 52.014075 , Easting: 89435, Northing: 85840 Prominence: 35m,   Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 489409 585899,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Prp757, 10 char: PrplMntnNE
Bedrock type: Well-bedded grey sandstone, (Lough Acoose Sandstone Formation)

Purple Mountain NE Top is the third highest mountain in the Purple Mountain area and the 74th highest in Ireland.

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Simple approach from Purple Mountain .. by group   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
 
I think it's fair to say that Purple Mountain NE .. by paulocon   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
 
From Purple, this is about as easy as it gets. A .. by paulocon   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
 
mart on Purple Mountain NE Top, 2005
by mart  21 Aug 2005
This top seems to be known to many as Tomies South. It's very easy to
climb as you have to have done the hard work to reach the one of the three summits around
it . The view is wonderful. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/72/comment/1892/
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Purple Mountain West (West??) Top is outshone by .. by skyehigh   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
 
After the main summit of Purple mountain, getting .. by Geo   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
 
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