Tree Register of Ireland

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unidentified or missing species





St Mary's Church, Rathkeale, Co. Limerick


Situation: Other
Visited and photographed on: 12-Oct-09
Height: 1 m Girth: 1.3 m

Heritage value:

Named tree
A site of religious significance



The stump of a recently cut cypress tree bears the likeness of the Virgin Mary and thousands of pilgrims flocked to see it.