SK6276 : Limetree Avenue, Clumber Park

near to Hardwick Village, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Limetree Avenue, Clumber Park
Limetree Avenue, Clumber Park
"Lime Tree Avenue is the longest of its kind in Europe. Planted in about 1840, it is almost 2 miles long and consists of 1,296 common limes (Tilia x europaea) planted in a double row on each side of a drive.
Records from 1906 relate that the trees were suffering from insect attack. To alleviate this, black grease bands were painted round the trunk of each tree to trap the insects, and are still visible today."
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Monday, 19 December, 2005   (more nearby)
Monday, 19 December, 2005
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 629 766 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:16.9591N 1:3.4825W
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