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Wicklow Area   Cen: Glendalough North Subarea
Place count in area: 115, OSI/LPS Maps: 28B, 55, 56, 61, 62, AWW, EW-DM, EW-LG, EW-WE, EW-WS 
Highest place:
Lugnaquilla, 924.7m
Maximum height for area: 924.7 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 905 metres,

Places in area Wicklow:
Cen: Glendalough North:   Brockagh Mountain 556.9mBrockagh Mountain NW Top 549.5mBrockagh Mountain SE Top 471.7mCamaderry East Top 677.3mCamaderry Mountain 698.6mConavalla 734mTomaneena 682.4m
Cen: Glendalough South:   Carriglineen Mountain 456.6mCullentragh Mountain 510mDerrybawn Mountain 476.1mKirikee Mountain 474.5mLugduff 653.2mLugduff SE Top 638mMullacor 660.7mTrooperstown Hill 430m
N Cen: Tonelagee:   Carrignagunneen 561mFair Mountain 571.2mStoney Top 713.7mTonelagee 815.8mTonelagee E Top 668mTonelagee South-East Top 545.8m
NE: Bray & Kilmacanogue:   Bray Head Hill 238.9mCarrigoona Commons East 242mDowns Hill 372.9mGreat Sugar Loaf 501.2mLittle Sugar Loaf 342.4m
NE: Djouce:   Djouce 725.5mKnockree 342.1mMaulin 570mTonduff 642mTonduff East Top 593mWar Hill 684.8mWhite Hill 631.1m
NE: Fancy:   Ballinafunshoge 480mKanturk 527.4mKnocknacloghoge 532.4mLuggala 593.3mRobber's Pass Hill 508.9mScarr 640mScarr North-West Top 559.8mSleamaine 430m
NE: Vartry:   Ballinacorbeg 336mBallycurry 301mDunranhill 342mMount Kennedy 365.9m
NW: Blessington:   Carrigleitrim 408mLugnagun 446.2mSlieveroe 332mSorrel Hill 599.5m
NW: Mullaghcleevaun:   Black Hill 602.2mCarrigshouk 572.5mCarrigvore 682.4mDuff Hill 720.8mGravale 719mMoanbane 703mMullaghcleevaun 846.7mMullaghcleevaun East Top 796mSilsean 698m
S: Aughrim Hills:   Cushbawn 400mKilleagh 249mMoneyteige North 427mPreban Hill 389m
S: Croaghanmoira:   Ballinacor Mountain 529.3mBallycurragh Hill 536mBallyteige 447mCarrickashane Mountain 508mCroaghanmoira 662.3mCroaghanmoira North Top 579.5mFananierin 426mSlieve Maan 547.8mSlieve Maan North Top 546.1m
S: Croghan Kinsella:   Annagh Hill 454mCroghan Kinsella 606mCroghan Kinsella East Top 562.1mSlievefoore 414m
S: Shillelagh Hills:   Lakeen 357mMonaughrim 206mSeskin 344mStookeen 420m
S: Tinahely Hills:   Ballycumber Hill 429.7mEagle Hill 296mMuskeagh Hill 398.2m
SE: Wicklow South East:   Ballinastraw 284mBallyguile Hill 188mBarranisky 280mCarrick Mountain 381mCollon Hill 238mKilnamanagh Hill 217mWestaston Hill 270m
W: Baltinglass:   Ballyhook Hill 288mBaltinglass Hill 382mCarrig Mountain 571mCarrigeen Hill 298mCloghnagaune 385mCorballis Hill 258mKeadeen Mountain 653mSpinans Hill 409mSpinans Hill SE Top 400mTinoran Hill 312m
W: Cen Lugnaquilla:   Ballineddan Mountain 652.3mBenleagh 689mCamenabologue 758mCamenabologue SE Top 663mCloghernagh 800mCorrigasleggaun 794.6mLugnaquilla 924.7mSlievemaan 759.7m
W: Donard:   Brewel Hill 222mChurch Mountain 544mCorriebracks 531mLobawn 636mSlievecorragh 418mSugarloaf 552mTable Mountain 701.7mTable Mountain West Top 563m

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Tomaneena Mountain Tuaim an Aonaigh A name in Irish, also Turlough Hill an extra name in English (Ir. poss. Tuaim an Aonaigh [PNCW], 'mound of the fair') Wicklow County in Leinster Province, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Adamellite with microcline phenocrysts Bedrock

Height: 682.4m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 56 Grid Reference: T06265 98266
Place visited by 423 members. Recently by: rhw, Tuigamala, MartMc, KateLeckie, Hjonna, Courin, MeabhTiernan, orlaithfitz, SeanPurcell, maoris, davidrenshaw, Prem, Carolineswalsh, Kaszmirek78, ToughSoles
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Longitude: -6.417052, Latitude: 53.024837 , Easting: 306265, Northing: 198266 Prominence: 54m,  Isolation: 1.9km
ITM: 706190 698300,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Tmnn, 10 char: Tomaneena
Bedrock type: Adamellite with microcline phenocrysts, (Glendalough Adamellite)

The first element may alternatively be Ir. tom, 'bush' or 'knoll'. Ir. aonach means 'a fair or assembly'. It is therefore curious that the mountain NW of Tomaneena is called Fair Mountain in English. Its Irish name is An Chaor. The valley below Fair Mountain is named Glenceera according to Price [PNCW]. Tomaneena is also known as Turlough Hill.   Tomaneena is the 137th highest place in Ireland.

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Was it worth it .. by ewen   (Show all for Tomaneena (Tuaim an Aonaigh))
 
More power to you
by Bunsen7  27 Mar 2018
The below link leads you to a fascinating presentation from the ESB on how power is generated at Turlough Hill. It includes a number of spectacular arerial photographs, historical photographs from the construction and detailed explanation of the inner workings of the pumping station.

Amazing to think what has been done within the rock of this mountain, whether we agree with the aesthetics of it or not. The single shaft is nearly 600m long and is used for both pumping and releasing the water from/to Lough Nahanagan in the corrie below.

http://esbgeneration.ie/turlough-hill/welcome/ Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/136/comment/19875/
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Good scramble up from the carpark at the power st .. by donoghue   (Show all for Tomaneena (Tuaim an Aonaigh))
 
Where in God's name is Tomaneena, you might ask. .. by Jim Sheehan   (Show all for Tomaneena (Tuaim an Aonaigh))
 
A first trip up this side of Glendalough for my w .. by mickc   (Show all for Tomaneena (Tuaim an Aonaigh))
 
Much ado about nothing! .. by march-fixer   (Show all for Tomaneena (Tuaim an Aonaigh))
 
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