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Tree Information x

Identifier: MR/0236
Historical Reg No: 129a
Tree Type: Single
Registered By: Soper B, Ballinger R
Registration Category: Notable tree/s – Local interest
General Notes:
'Planted by Cyrus Goulter. There are three Abies nordmanniana in a group. The largest one is recorded here. Two were planted in 1875 and the third is a seedling sown around 1930. All the trees are part of a larger plantation which have several notable trees'. Ballinger 1986. 'An excellent tree planted by Cyrus Goulter'. Burstall 1974. Reference. Burstall SW. FM. Report no.21. 1974; p.15.

Single Tree Details

Genus: Abies
Species: nordmanniana
Common names: Caucasian fir,
Height: 34.40m
Height measurement method: Laser Nikon Forestry 550
Height Comments: (none)
Girth: 360 cm
Girth measurement height: 1.4 m
Girth Comments: (none)
Diameter: 114.6 cm
Crown Spread A: 12.00m
Crown Spread B: 12.00m
Avg. Crown Spread: 12.00m
Actual Planting Date: actual date not specified
Approx. Planting Date: circa 1875
e.g. circa. 1860
Current Age: 149 years
Tree Health Description: Appears in good health
Tree Form Type: Single Trunk
Number of Trunks: 1
Tree Form Comments: Many lower branches dead. A second top has developed at 14m
Champion Tree Score: 264
Local Protection Status: Yes
Tree Present: Yes
STEM Score: 0


Date Observer Action
15 May 2015 Cadwallader, B.G. (MDC)
01 Jan 1986 Soper B, Ballinger R


Lat/Long: -41.533495053229196 / 173.82639705838494
Location Name: 'Sevenoaks'
Address: 106 Brookby Road
City/Town: Hawkesbury
Region: Marlborough
Location Description: A short distance north of the house
Public Accessibility: Rural-Residential
Local Authority: Marlborough District Council


Preview Credit Date
Marlborough District Council 15 May 2015
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