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Mangerton Area   NW: Torc Subarea
Place count in area: 28, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 79 
Highest place:
Mangerton, 838.2m
Maximum height for area: 838.2 metres,     Maximum prominence for area: 583.2 metres,

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Torc Mountain West Top Hill Sliabh Torc (mullach thiar) A name in Irish For origin of name, see Torc Mountain. Kerry County in Munster Province, in Carn List, Green sandstone & purple siltstone Bedrock

Height: 470m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V94974 83794
Place visited by 83 members. Recently by: chelman7, Caherdavin1995, flynnke, Tomaquinas, Balor, InTheFade, ShayGlynn, MichaelG55, LorraineG60, deirdrec, daitho9, msammon, conormcbandon, jgdarcy, David-Guenot
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Longitude: -9.529839, Latitude: 51.996779 , Easting: 94974, Northing: 83794 Prominence: 32m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 494948 583854,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Trc470, 10 char: TrcMntnWst
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

Torc Mountain West Top is the 665th highest place in Ireland. Torc Mountain West Top is the second most northerly summit in the Mangerton area.

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Very easy to access, just about 20 minutes detour .. by Conor74   (Show all for Torc Mountain West Top (Sliabh Torc (mullach thiar)))
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Torc Mountain West Top (<i>Sliabh Torc (mullach thiar)</i>) in area Mangerton, Ireland
Picture: Wild Goats on Torc West
 
Deer and Wild Goats
by ciarraioch  13 Apr 2014
Not only great views, but saw four deer and a large herd of around 10 wild goats on my last visit in July 2013. Didn't know that these were to be found in the National Park. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/550/comment/15996/
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