Ballakerka is in Sulby and adjoins the Ohio Plantation. It is set on very steep south and west facing slopes with rocky outcrops. Consisting of 38 hectares, it is a visually important plantation with mixed conifers. It was planted in 1952 and 1962. The western face is planted up with Scots Pine.
[Source: Manx Glens - A stroll through history]
[Acknowledgement: Suzanne Cubbon]