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Suggested Walks Starting on the detail map above. Hopefully useful.
Important Note: Walks presented here are members shared tracks shown in the hope that they may be useful to you but with no guarantee. You need to determine whether any given track is appropriate for you and your party as per these conditions.
Place count in area: 53, OSI/LPS Maps: 52, 53, 54, 58, 59, 60, 65, 66
Highest place: Keeper Hill, 694m Maximum height for area: 694 metres, Maximum prominence for area: 627 metres,
Silvermine Mountains W TopHillSliabh an Airgid A name in Irish (Ir. Sliabh an Airgid [logainm.ie], 'mountain of the silver')TipperaryCounty, in Carn List, Red conglomerate, sandstone & mudstone Bedrock
Height:489mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 59Grid Reference: R82072 69717 Place visited by 72 members. Recently by: markmjcampion, aifric_n04, tagoona, melohara, ahogan, mountainmike, Michael-n, Maurice-N, jsramsey1491, delboyir, Cobhclimber, kakamaka17, Geo, millsd1, chalky I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
A mountain in this vicinity named Mullaghnedryny is mentioned in the Civil Survey of 1654-56 as part of the boundary of the barony of Owney and Arra. It may be this peak or a lower shoulder to the west. The name seems to represent Ir. Mullach na Droighní, 'summit of the blackthorn'.
Silvermine Mountains W Top is the 597th highest place in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/489/?PHPSESSID=1d2j4gubj9v7kb7lidu1nuo271