A Remarkable American sycamore

Tree Information
Common Name: American sycamore
Scientific name: Platanus occidentalis
Category: Historic tree
Notes: This picture shows that the sycamore at the corner of College and Main (Henderson Lawn) was present at the beginning of Va Tech in 1872. The tree is mid slope and left of the main walkway leading up to the Preston and olin Institute.
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Nominator: Laura Wedin
Location of Tree
County/City: Montgomery
Name of tree owner: Va. Tech
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