The Dance Oak


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Danseegen

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Sjælland, Næstved Kommune
Skraverup Huse, NV for vejkrydset Saltø Skovvænge-Skolevej. Danseegen.
55;13,217N+11;41,315E  (position verified 29-08-2010)

Google Earth coordinates:
55.22028 11.68858    Guide

Status:
alive

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
The tree has been used as dance tree during the annual May feasts.

Value:
Notable within a region

Web page:
http://www.landsbyhistorier.dk/by/saltoe.asp

Reference:
Larsen, C. 2008
Saltø Skov
http://www.landsbyhistorier.dk/by/saltoe.asp

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (23-11-2008)

Validation:
Well documented  (23-11-2008)