Knockaloe

Knockaloe plantation is on Knockaloe Farm in Patrick, Isle of Man

Knockaloe is a very exposed plantation on Knockaloe Farm.  A non-thinning regime has been practised here with approximately 2 hectare now restocked with broadleaves.

It was originally planted in 1935 and covers an area of 5 hectares consisting mainly of Sitka Spruce, Lodgepole Pine and Japanese Larch.

[Source: Manx Glens - A stroll through history]

[Acknowledgement: Suzanne Cubbon]

map of Knockaloe