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Purple Mountain Area
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,

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Purple Mountain NE Top Mountain For origin of name, see Purple Mountain. Kerry County, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam Lists, Well-bedded grey sandstone Bedrock

Height: 757m OS 1:50k Mapsheet: 78 Grid Reference: V89436 85844
Place visited by 327 members. Recently by: justynagru, Dee68, Grumbler, conorjob, learykid, John.geary, nioclas, Liamob, Roswayman, DNicholson, murphyman, JeanM, magnumpig, sharonburns, jamesmforrest
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Longitude: -9.611111, Latitude: 52.014111 , Easting: 89436, Northing: 85844 Prominence: 35m,  Isolation: 0.8km
ITM: 489410 585903,   GPS IDs, 6 char: Prp757, 10 char: PrplMntnNE
Bedrock type: Well-bedded grey sandstone, (Lough Acoose Sandstone Formation)

Purple Mountain NE Top is the third highest mountain in the Purple Mountain area and the 74th highest in Ireland.

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Simple approach from Purple Mountain .. by group   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
 
I think it's fair to say that Purple Mountain NE .. by paulocon   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
 
MountainViews.ie Picture about mountain Purple Mountain NE Top in area Purple Mountain, Ireland
Picture: View from the cairns on Purple across to NE top in the middle and Shehy to the right
 
paulocon on Purple Mountain NE Top, 2010
by paulocon  23 Feb 2010
From Purple, this is about as easy as it gets. A short jaunt downhill along the distinct track followed by an even shorter walk uphill leads to the cairn at the summit of PNE Top. Referred to as Tomies South in the Harveys Map and by Paddy Dillon in his book, I think Purple NE Top probably makes more sense given that the spot height is actually higher than Tomies Mountain proper. The NE top offers more superb views across to the reeks. Linkback: https://mountainviews.ie/summit/72/comment/4409/
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This top seems to be known to many as Tomies Sout .. by mart   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
 
Purple Mountain West (West??) Top is outshone by .. by skyehigh   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
 
After the main summit of Purple mountain, getting .. by Geo   (Show all for Purple Mountain NE Top)
 
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