Tree Register of Ireland

COUNTY LIST NAMED TREES TREE SPECIES COMMON NAMES HERITAGE CATEGORIES

Fagus sylvatica


Beech




Tullynally Castle, Castlepollard, Co. Westmeath


Situation: Individual Tree
Visited and photographed on: 29-Jul-09
Height: 5 m Girth: 0 m

Heritage value:

Exceptional Specimen Tree
Habitat value



This beech collapsed in the storm of December 26th 1999; it was formally a huge, open-grown parkland tree with 5 major scaffolds that catastophically collapsed, peeling apart, and now still lie in their supine state. Featured in Thomas Pakenham's book.