CASTIÑEIRO DA RIBEIRA

Nature along the Way
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Location

Parish: Manzalvos (Santa María)

A Mezquita - Ourense

Coordinates:
41º 58' 11.4" N - 7º 01' 12.6" W

Description

This outstanding chestnut tree is in Souto da Ribeira, A Mezquita. Even though half of its crown is missing, it still reaches a height of
24.9 metres. Its trunk rests on buttresses, making its perimeter at the base 11.3 metres. It is estimated to be 500 years old.
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