Pomeroy Forestry School.

  • C.H. Kerr Head Forester and Chief Instructor, Pomeroy Forestry School, Pomeroy, Co. Tyrone, Northern Ireland.
Keywords: Pomeroy Forestry School, forestry training, education, Northern Ireland Forestry Service, Ministry of Agriculture.


Pomeroy House and Estate, extending to over 400 acres, was acquired by the Forestry Division of the Northern Ireland Ministry of Agriculture in 1960 for the establishment of a regional training centre. The principal object of the school is to provide workers and junior supervisors with a basic knowledge of silviculture and a practical training in the proper care and use of tools and machines, the latest forest operational techniques and the important aspects of labour relations...
How to Cite
Kerr, C. (1965). Pomeroy Forestry School. Irish Forestry. Retrieved from https://journal.societyofirishforesters.ie/index.php/forestry/article/view/9045