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Purple Mountain Area   Cen: Purple Mountain Subarea
Place count in area: 6, OSI/LPS Maps: 78 
Highest place:
Purple Mountain, 832m
Maximum height for area: 832 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 597 metres,

Note: this list of places includes island features such as summits, but not islands as such.
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Tomies Mountain North Top Mountain An Chathair mullach thuaidh) A name in Irish, also Tomies Rock an extra name in English For origin of name, see Tomies Mountain. Kerry County in Munster Province, in Arderin Beg, Irish Best Hundred Lists, Purple sandstone & siltstone Bedrock

Height: 568m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V89121 87468
Place visited by 104 members. Recently by: NMangan, Colin Murphy, FoxyxxxLoxy, eiremountains, ahogan, Clairo36, nickywood, MichaelButler, rogers, Deise-Man, Bissboy, Djouce, PrzemekPanczyk, Alatar, annem
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Longitude: -9.616223, Latitude: 52.028638 , Easting: 89121, Northing: 87468 Prominence: 20m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 489095 587526,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Tms568, 10 char: TmsMntnNrt
Bedrock type: Purple sandstone & siltstone, (Ballinskelligs Sandstone Formation)

Tomies Mountain North Top is the 368th highest place in Ireland. Tomies Mountain North Top is the most northerly summit and also the second most westerly in the Purple Mountain area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Tomies Mountain North Top (<i>An Chathair mullach thuaidh)</i>) in area Purple Mountain, Ireland
Picture: Summit marker with Cnoc an Bhraca and Cnoc na dTarbh in distance.
 
Updated Summary:
Approach from north.
Short Summary created by Colin Murphy  20 Jun 2022
Usually done in conjunction with Tomies itself. One approach is from the north, parking in Tomies Wood car park at V90044 89268 starA. Go in the gate and follow the track around to the right. At the first bend leave the track and head south into wood keeping the stream on your right for a while. The river can be crossed easily after a dry period but if it's in spate there are a few bridges provided by fallen trees. Leaving the wood you will see Tomies North on the right with Tomies itself looming on the left, with two spurs dropping down towards you. The spur on the right is steeper but gives more direct access to the north top. Head SSW towards V89546 88339 starB and proceed up the slope. The approach is mostly grass with some heather. The summit is marked by a large pile of stones. Allow 3 hours up and down. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/1421/comment/18049/
 
A fine top in its own right. .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Tomies Mountain North Top (An Chathair mullach thuaidh)))
 
Rugged route from new access road at Tomies Wood. .. by markmjcampion   (Show all for Tomies Mountain North Top (An Chathair mullach thuaidh)))
 
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