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Gort na mona

Nearest town: Galway

Site type: No Data

Access: Private

Church name: No Data

Diocese: No Data

County: Co. Galway

Country: Ireland

Grid ref: not known

Lost yew site: Yes

Date visited: 17-Sep-09

Recorded by: Tree Register of Ireland

Protection & responsibility: No data

Yews recorded at this site: Lost

Notes: This location is at Gort na mona, Ballinasloe, Co. Galway. It is called Gartnamara in Lowe's 1896 book The Yew Trees of Great Britain and Ireland. The yew recorded here is given a girth of 12' 5''at the ground and 22' 6'' at 3'. Bole length is given as 6', height as 40' and diameter of umbrage as 50ft. It was described by EW Lynham as spreading into 20 great branches at a height of 5'.

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Yew trees at Gort na mona:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2721 Gort na mona Images Currently Unavailable Lost No data available - view more info