Tree Register of Ireland

COUNTY LIST NAMED TREES TREE SPECIES COMMON NAMES HERITAGE CATEGORIES

Aesculus hippocastanum


Horse Chestnut




Caheroyan, Newline, Athenry, Co. Galway


Situation: Other
Planting date: 1919
Visited and photographed on: 13-Oct-09
Height: 19 m Girth: 3.3 m

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Five of the former seven trees still exist. They were planted to honour signaturies of the 1916 proclamation. They comprise two horse chestnut, two lime and one sycamore.