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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 288 members. Recently by: wjnunan, IainT, amgall, jacek22m, JoannaS, Eoin75, 40Shades, Ulsterpooka, Corentin_Cerutti, Martinpeak, tommccarthy, Mushhaze, conormcbandon, Wildrover, Balor
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Longitude: -9.611168, Latitude: 52.014075 , Easting: 89435, Northing: 85840 Prominence: 35m,   Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 489406 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)
This top seems to be known to many as Tomies Sout .. by mart   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Purple Mountain NE Top in area Purple Mountain, Ireland
skyehigh on Purple Mountain NE Top, 2005
by skyehigh  21 Aug 2005
Purple Mountain West (West??) Top is outshone by its majestic neighbour, but has the merit of a splendid situation at the hub of the Purple-Shehy-Tomies group. Great views all round, and easy walking over its summit too. The photo shows the ridge to Purple Mountain. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/72/comment/1896/
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After the main summit of Purple mountain, getting .. by Geo   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
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