A Remarkable white ash

Tree Information
Common Name: white ash
Scientific name: Franxinus americana
Category: Historic tree
Notes: The tree grows at Bellvue, a National Historic Landmark dating to 1854. Immediately next door is the site of the Black Horse Tavern, dating to 1782. The Carolina Road passed in front of it. This is the State champion big tree. Lost a limb during Hurricane Isabelle.
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Nominator: Frank Longaker
Location of Tree
County/City: Roanoke
Name of tree owner: Frank Longaker
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