Tree Register of Ireland

COUNTY LIST NAMED TREES TREE SPECIES COMMON NAMES HERITAGE CATEGORIES

Castanea sativa


Sweet/Spanish Chestnut




Clonbrock, Ahascragh, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway


Situation: Individual Tree
Visited and photographed on: 13-Oct-09
Height: 16 m Girth: 9.2 m

Heritage value:

Exceptional Specimen Tree
Habitat value



A magnificent old sweet chestnut that appears to have been pollarded. The third largest girth for the species in the country.