The Storks Oak


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Storkeegen

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Hovedstaden, Frederikssund Kommune
Jægerspris Nordskov, N for Strandvejen. Storkeegen.
55;54.678N+11;58.900E

Google Earth coordinates:
55.91130 11.98167    Guide

Data:
Girth: 10,69 meter
Diameter: 3,4 meter

Minimum age:
800

Status:
dead

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
Danish Hunting and Forestry Museum: etching B973-6, 74-9

Comments:
Figures from the 1850s, age based on Fig. 1, Holten 1998, Dansk Dendrol. Årsskr. 26.

Value:
Notable within the country

Web page:
http://www.kulturarv.dk/kid/VisKunstner.do?kunstnerId=2685

Reference:
Vaupell, C. 1863
De Danske Skove, side 309pp, P.G. Philipsen Forlag. København.

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (17-11-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (20-11-2008)

Images:
© Ingeborg Frederiksen - Axel Schovelin   Click    Click