Tree Register of Ireland

COUNTY LIST NAMED TREES TREE SPECIES COMMON NAMES HERITAGE CATEGORIES

Quercus robur


Pedunculate Oak




Crockaneran, Starinagh, Collon, Co. Meath


Situation: Individual Tree
Visited and photographed on: 26-Oct-09
Height: 15 m Girth: 3.52 m

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Named tree
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'Patron Tree'; tradition has it that 2 monks martyred in Drogheda were carried to this tree and were buried here at Crockaneran and that this oak was planted over the grave.