Tree Register of Ireland

COUNTY LIST NAMED TREES TREE SPECIES COMMON NAMES HERITAGE CATEGORIES

Acer pseudoplatanus


Sycamore




Castlebellew, Moylough, Co. Galway


Situation: Individual Tree
Visited and photographed on: 13-Oct-09
Height: 18 m Girth: 4.15 m

Heritage value:

Named tree
Habitat value
A site of religious significance



A hollow sycamore whose branches have layered four times; formally there was a venerated well in the trunk of the tree but it has since dried up; there were many nails and pins driven into the bark.