The King Oak in Haderslev Vesterskov (The Oak of Frederik IX)


Details in Danish

Danish name:
Kongeegen i Haderslev Vesterskov (= Frederik IXs Eg)

Alternative Danish names:
Frederik IXs Eg

English name:
English Oak

Latin name:
Quercus robur subsp. robur

Locality:
Syddanmark, Haderslev Kommune
Haderslev Vesterskov. Frederik IXs Eg.
55.273079N+9.493618E

Google Earth coordinates:
55.273079 9.493618    Guide

Status:
dead

Growth form:
tree, monocormic

Legends:
When hunting in this forest King Frederik IX (1899-1972) was always posted here.

Comments:
Felled in spring 2010.

Value:
Notable within a region

Web page:
http://www.skovognatur.dk/Udgivelser/Vandretursfoldere/atilaa/Haderslev.htm

Reference:
Overby, C. 2010
Kæmpeeg fældet af SNS Sydjylland - Fr IXs Eg
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Reported by:
Overby, Christian  (04-05-2010)

Validation:
Well documented  (04-05-2010)

Images:
© Christian Overby 2010   Click    Click