TQ8550 : Chestnut coppice

near to Platt's Heath, Kent, Great Britain

Chestnut coppice
Chestnut coppice
A puzzle - the wood was cut some time in the last year, the trimmings burnt, the wood cut to length and stacked but apparently never collected for processing into fencing; maybe this is the rejected wood or maybe there is a recession in the fencing trade. The show of foxgloves next spring should be good, judging by the huge number of seedlings.
This is a sweet chestnut plantation, Castanea sativa, grown for fencing. Not to be confused with the conker tree or horse chestnut, Aesculus hippocastanum.
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Monday, 7 November, 2005   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 8 November, 2005
Rural enterprise   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 857 505 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:13.4090N 0:39.4791E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 857 505
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