Tree Register of Ireland

COUNTY LIST NAMED TREES TREE SPECIES COMMON NAMES HERITAGE CATEGORIES

Crataegus monogyna


Hawthorn




St Olcans well, Cranfield, Co. Antrim


Situation: Individual Tree
Visited and photographed on: 31/08/2010
Height: 4 m Girth: 0.85 m

Heritage value:

Named trees
Habitat value
Folklore/mythology e.g. rag trees



Regularly visited holy well with hawthorn festooned with rags for cures of inflicted body parts.