Resources of Information
We are putting a lot of information on this
website. This will provide visitors to the site with a great resource,
whether they are students, wood users, curious passers-by, or even
experts in their field.
The Glossary of Terms
helps you to translate "timber-speak" into English! There
are already over a hundred words, phrases and illustrations relating
to timber in the Glossary and we will (no doubt!) be adding more
as time goes on
We Do section describes the various processes through which
timber goes, from the seedling through to end uses, such as furniture.
This includes planting, weeding, beating up, pruning/shaping, thinning,
felling, extraction, sawing, air drying, kiln drying, finishing
and end uses.
The Ogham Alphabet
is the old Irish alphabet, where each letter is represented by a
species of tree.
provides information of many species of trees. This will include
a description of the species and it's timber along with other useful
information and pictures.
Last, but certainly not least, browse though
our Links section to see other
websites and perhaps learn even more!