Tomies Wood, Killarney National Park, Co. Kerry
Situation: Individual Tree
Visited and photographed on: 30-Sep-09
Height: 29 m Girth: 4.94 m
Associated with a noted person
'Royal Oak'; Queen Victoria was supposed to have been brought to this tree to view the nearby waterfalls in 1861 and she is said to have had a picnic "in the shade of the stately oak tree by the lake shore"; a magnificent tree, one of the biggest oaks in the Killarney area.