The Great Holker Lime one of fifty great British trees

The Tree Council designated this one of 50 great British trees in 2002, to commemorate Queen Elizabeth's Golden Jubilee - 50 years on the throne.

Height: 22m (72 feet ), Trunk: 25ft. The tree is considered to be 400 years old.

www.holker-hall.co.uk/GreatLime.htm

 

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  • Paul Virdee 8y

    That must be one very old tree?
  • ~Suemil~ 8y

    Beautiful shot! What a huge tree!
  • suesviews 8y

    Amazing! Beautiful old tree..
  • PNINA 8y

    Beautiful capture!

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  • floato 8y

    Thank you for all your comments everyone. I will post on the tree subject site, thanks for the invite pninaN .
  • BEV Norton 8y

    This is a pretty amazing looking old tree - the branches and roots seem to touch each other up the trunk! :>) Bev
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  • koko 8y

    such a great tree! Amazing shot!!

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  • Humanoide 7y

    Weird and beautiful! It looks like it's upside down...

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  • Brian Negus 7y

    What an amazing trunk. I'd not heard of the great British trees or of this specific one, so thanks for giving me something that looks well worthwhile following up!

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  • floato 7y

    Here is the spring version
    Holker Lime in Spring
  • bobbycorenki 7y

    It's fasciniating, excellent capture..........
  • John 7y

    magnificent
  • Lake Fred 7y

    This photograph is a WINNER!


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  • Chris Guise 7y

    Hi, I'm admin for the group Meetings with remarkable trees, you are invited to join and add all your photos of the Holker Lime.
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  • BerColly 4y

    Excellent capture!
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  • Frank Knapp 4y

    Very nice picture... hope to see when I go there.
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