Tree Register of Ireland

COUNTY LIST NAMED TREES TREE SPECIES COMMON NAMES HERITAGE CATEGORIES
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Castanea sativa


Sweet/Spanish Chestnut




Westfield, Castletown, Co. Laois


Situation: Individual Tree
Visited and photographed on: 10-Aug-09
Height: 18 m Girth: 6.98 m

Heritage value:

Exceptional Specimen Tree
Habitat value



A spectacular parkland tree; it measured 5.7m girth in 1932 when measured by Fitzpatrick so is growing quite slowly, indicating significant age.