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Tree Information x

Identifier: MWR/1050
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Judd, D.A.
Registration Category: Notable tree/s – Local interest
General Notes:

An English oak of great stature. Several commemorative plaques to race horses are located under the tree (Judd, D.A. 2012).

Single Tree Details

Genus: Quercus
Species: robur
Common names: English oak, common oak, oak
Given Name: English Oak
Height: 19.50m
Height measurement method: Climb & Tape Drop
Height Comments: Has multiple tops , all are at the same approximate level.
Girth: 580 cm
Girth measurement height: 1 m
Girth Comments: Measured at the narrowest point below 1.4 m
Diameter: 184.6 cm
Crown Spread A: 30.50m
Crown Spread B: 28.50m
Avg. Crown Spread: 29.50m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: circa 1900
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 124 years
Tree Health Description: Good health (Dec 2012)
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: Branches out into multiple trunks at 3 metres.
Champion Tree Score: 317
Local Protection Status: No
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
10 Dec 2012 Judd, D.A.


Lat/Long: -40.39290757169849 / 175.53033471107483
Location Name: Thornton Park Stud (Farm)
Address: 2066 State Highway 56
Suburb: Longburn
City/Town: Palmerston North
Region: Manawatu
Location Description: Drive off the main road and up a long shared driveway. Veer to the left towards the homestead and you will pass under the tree. The tree is also visible from the Highway.
Public Accessibility: Rural-Residential
Local Authority: Palmerston North City Council


Preview Credit Date
Darryl Judd 10 Dec 2012
Darryl Judd 09 Dec 2012
Darryl Judd 09 Dec 2012
Darryl Judd 09 Dec 2012
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