The Tree of the Sanctuary


Details in Danish

Danish name:
HelligdomstrŠet

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Hovedstaden, Bornholms Regionskommune
Ca. 100 m SSě for Kildehuset. ca. 150 m SV for S°ndre Strandvej, og ca. 120 m V for Klemenskervej. HelligdomstrŠet.
55;13.275N+14;53.537E  (position verified 26-10-2009)

Google Earth coordinates:
55.22125 14.89228    Guide

Status:
HISTORIC, dead, nothing left

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
On a 1818 (and 1838) map of the enclosure movement are mentioned only two important sites Helligdoms TrŠet and Helligdomsmarken. The latter name refers to the entire area which at that time was owned by Kongen, the king. Grew near a (sacret) well.

Value:
Notable within a region

Reference:
Tiemroth, P. 2009
Interesse for Helligdoms TrŠet
Bornholms Tidende, volume 31.oktober, side 10

Reported by:
Christensen, Knud Ib  (11-04-2010)

Validation:
Well documented  (11-04-2010)