A Remarkable post oak

Tree Information
Common Name: post oak
Scientific name: Quercus stellata
Category: Old tree
Notes: This is a former state champion big tree. Recent email says the tree is on land which has been in the family ever since the originial Huguenot land grant in the 1700s . Steve Riethmiller's father in law said it looked exactly the same today as it did when he was a child; he remembered resting the plow horses under it.
Best time to photograph: late summer
Nominator: Steve Riethmiller
Location of Tree
County/City: Powhatan
Name of tree owner: Mrs. W.G. Christian
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