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Dunganstown Castle

Tree ID: 5177

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 466cm

Girth height: not recorded

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 31-Jul-09

Source of earliest mention: 2009: Tree Register of Ireland


The yews are number 49 and 50 on the Tree Register of Ireland’s website. The first shown here has a height of 9m and a girth of 4.66m. The second has a height of 9m and a girth of 4.58m. Both were apparently measured by Samuel Hayes in 1794 and are mentioned in his book ‘Practical Treatise on Trees’.

Yew trees at Dunganstown Castle:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
5177 Dunganstown Castle Ancient 4m-5m 466cm not recorded - view more info