The Storks Oak in Fanefjord Forest


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Storkeegen i Fanefjord Skov

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Sjælland, Vordingborg Kommune
Fanefjord Skov, syd for Mortens Høj, Fanefjord Skovvej. Storkeegen
54;53,753N+12;12,308E  (position verified 18-07-2010)

Google Earth coordinates:
54.89589 12.20513    Guide

Data:
Height : 25 meter

Status:
alive

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
According to the legend a woman gave birth when she saw a stork in the tree.

Comments:
Geographic position uncertain.

Value:
Notable within a region

Web page:
http://www.aabne-samlinger.dk/fuglsang/formidling/pdfer/Trae-rute.PDF

Reference:
Anonym 2008 ?
Træ-rute Storstrøms Amt (findes ikke længere på hjemmesiden)
http://www.aabne-samlinger.dk/fuglsang/formidling/pdfer/Trae-rute.PDF, Storstrøms Kunstmuseum. Maribo.

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (22-11-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (22-11-2008)