The Oak of Women in Grenaa (= The Oak of the Liberation of Women)


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Kvindernes Eg i Grenaa (= Kvindernes Frihedseg)

Alternative Danish names:
Kvindernes Frihedseg, Kvindeegen i Grenaa

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Midtjylland, Norddjurs Kommune
Grenaa, Grenaa Lystanlæg ved Kærvej. Kvindernes Frihedseg.
56;24.9N+10;51.9E

Google Earth coordinates:
56.415 10.865    Guide

Maximum age:
93

Status:
alive

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
Planted June the 5th, 1915 in commemoration of women's right to vote.

Comments:
The age refer to 2008. Generally known as Kvindernes Frihedseg.

Value:
Notable within a region

Web page:
http://www.grenaaegnsarkiv.dk/minnesmaerker/mindesmaerke_9.htm

Reference:
Anonym 2008
Mindesmærke 9. Kvindernes Frihedseg
http://www.grenaaegnsarkiv.dk/minnesmaerker/mindesmaerke_9.htm

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (28-05-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (28-05-2008)