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Coast Redwood Dawn Redwood
Giant Redwood Young Giant Redwood
Twenty five acres of beautiful gardens at Blake Hall include two Coast (Sequoia sempervirens), two Dawn (Metasequoia glyptostroboides) and three Giant Redwood (Sequoiadendron giganteum) trees - one of these is approximately 30 yrs old and has the classic pyramid shape of a young Giant Redwood.

Common Names and Latin Name No. Latitude and Longitude OS National Grid Elevation
(above sea-level)
Height Girth Date Measured
WGS84 OSGB36
Coast Redwood
Sequoia sempervirens
1 N51.72328
E0.22539
N51.72278
W0.22702
TL 53805 05071 225ft
(68.60m)
24.7m 2.95m Mar 2010
2 N51.72322
E0.22528
N51.72272
W0.22691
TL 53798 05064 220ft
(67.07m)
23.7m 3.3m Mar 2010
Dawn Redwood
Metasequoia glyptostrobodies
3
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4
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Giant Redwood
Sequoiadendron giganteum
5 N51.72224
E0.22307
N51.72174
W0.22470
TL 53648 04951 193ft
(58.84m)
30.7m 4.15m Mar 2010
6 N51.72241
E0.22313
N51.72191
W0.22476
TL 53652 04970 172ft
(52.44m)
33.1m 4.45m Mar 2010
7 N51.72195
E0.22248
N51.72145
W0.22411
TL 53608 04917 190ft
(57.93m)
17.5m -- Mar 2010
Girth was measured at 1.5 metres from ground

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