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Dromderalough NE Top Mountain For origin of name, see Dromderalough. Kerry County, in Arderin Beg, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 654m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V96953 79612
Place visited by 81 members. Recently by: Wilderness, Grumbler, millsd1, Geo, liz50, David-Guenot, Colin Murphy, FrankMc1964, strangeweaver, jamesmforrest, ciarraioch, GSheehy, eamonoc, peter1, Wildrover
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Longitude: -9.49984, Latitude: 51.960019 , Easting: 96953, Northing: 79612 Prominence: 29m,  Isolation: 1.1km
ITM: 496923 579722,   GPS IDs, 6 char: DrmdNE, 10 char: DrmdrlNETp
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

This peak is slightly higher than Dromderalough itself. Previously Glencappul SE Top in MV.   Dromderalough NE Top is the 182nd highest place in Ireland.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Dromderalough NE Top in area Mangerton, Ireland
Picture: A tiny, unnamed lough sits just beneath the summit.
 
Long route from the south.
Short Summary created by Colin Murphy  18 Jan 2019
Not normally done in isolation, this top usually forms part of a walk involving Dromderalough itself or Mangerton. One approach is from the north, which has the advantage of a gently rising track for most of the journey, but the disadvantage of being a 12km return trip. Park at V984 848 A and follow the stoney track south for about 4km, which takes you just past the Devil's Punchbowl. Follow a curving route around the southern edge above the lough for about 1km to reach Mangerton summit. For there Dromderalough NE is just over 1km SW, descending to about 620 before the short climb to this not overly distinct top. The terrain on the final part of this trip is quite rough - peat hags, uneven ground, marshy in places. From car to summit took 2.5 hours. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/183/comment/4943/
 
This summit is nothing more than a piece of high .. by john_desmond   (Show all for Dromderalough NE Top)
 
VL Number 273 bagged.... .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Dromderalough NE Top)
 
Odd-looking formations .. by Colin Murphy   (Show all for Dromderalough NE Top)
 
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