The 85 hectares of Eary Beg was planted between the years 1959/1963 and 1988. This plantation on the side of Beary Mountain at Glen Helen has very exposed upper parts to it, making it of doubtful potential. 21 hectares were restocked with Sitka Spruce in 1988.
[Source: Manx Glens - A stroll through history]
[Acknowledgement: Suzanne Cubbon]