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Mangerton Area   NW: Torc Subarea
Place count in area: 28, OSI/LPS Maps: 78, 79, EW-KNP, EW-R 
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: 479.4m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V94975 83793
Place visited by 94 members. Recently by: SmirkyQuill, nickywood, osullivanm, JohnAshton, Deise-Man, simon3, Djouce, annem, pdtempan, Peter Walker, jackos, chelman7, Caherdavin1995, flynnke, Tomaquinas
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Longitude: -9.529837, Latitude: 51.996763 , Easting: 94975, Northing: 83793 Prominence: 41.54m,  Isolation: 0.6km
ITM: 494948 583852,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Trc479, 10 char: TrcMntnWst
Bedrock type: Green sandstone & purple siltstone, (Glenflesk Chloritic Sandstone Formation)

Torc Mountain West Top is the 630th highest place in Ireland. Torc Mountain West Top is the second most northerly summit in the Mangerton area.

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MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Torc Mountain West Top (<i>Sliabh Torc (mullach thiar)</i>) in area Mangerton, Ireland
Picture: The Torc 'massif' from near Cores Mountain
 
Approach from the west
by markmjcampion  26 Feb 2021
See my Feb 2021 comment on Torc Mountain for a description of a gnarly route from the N71 starting at approx. V93519 83441 starC. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/550/comment/22447/
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