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Tree Information x

Identifier: OR/1407
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Cadwallader, B.G.
Registration Category: Notable tree – Local interest
General Notes:
A good tree on the site of the first cemetery built in Dunedin. The nearby obelisk lists the names of the 60 or so known burials at the site. Many of those buried were children, and several were people who died at sea on their way to New Zealand.
Reference;
Arthur Street Cemetery, Wikipedia, accessed 11 March 2017

Single Tree Details

Genus: Araucaria
Species: araucana
Common names: monkey puzzle tree, Chilean pine
Height: 17.80m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 304 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 96.8 cm
Crown Spread A: 14.00m
Crown Spread B: 14.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 14.00m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date:
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: not known years
Tree Health Description: Some lower crown deadwood but otherwise healthy
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: (none)
Champion Tree Score: 190
Local Protection Status: No
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0

Observations

Date Observer Action
02 Nov 2013 Cadwallader, B.G.

Location

Lat/Long: -45.87304555227762 / 170.49457232764735
Location Name: Arthur Street Reserve
Address: Cnr Rattray & Arthur Sts
Suburb:
City/Town: Dunedin
Region: Otago
Location Description: Toward the northern side of the park hidden from view behind the redwood
Public Accessibility: Local Council Park
Local Authority: Dunedin City Council

Images

Preview Credit Date
Brad Cadwallader 02 Nov 2013
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