A Remarkable live oak

Tree Information
Common Name: live oak
Scientific name: Quercus virginiana
Category: Historic tree
Notes: The Algernoune oak, a live oak tree located on the parade ground at Fort Monroe, has been dated to 480+ years ago. It is associated with the history of Fort Monroe and predates the building of the largest stone fort in North America. The parade ground is surrounded with other oak trees but this one is the grand master.
Best time to photograph: Spring at sunset
Nominator: Trudy O'Reilly
Location of Tree
County/City: Hampton
Name of tree owner: Fort Monroe Authority
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