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Shipley Gardens is home to a small collection of young Giant Redwoods, five having been very recently planted and two others planted perhaps a decade or so earlier. Time was limited on this visit so unfortunately I was unable to wander around the gardens.

Common Names and Latin Name No. Latitude and Longitude OS National Grid Elevation
(above sea-level)
Height Date Measured
WGS84 OSGB36
Giant Redwood
Sequoiadendron giganteum
1 N52.01869
W2.64234
N52.01828
W2.64100
SO 56017 35780 146ft
(44.51m)
-- --
2 N52.01874
W2.64239
N52.01833
W2.64105
SO 56014 35786 146ft
(44.51m)
-- --
3 N52.01861
W2.64267
N52.01820
W2.64133
SO 55994 35772 167ft
(50.91m)
-- --
4 N52.01869
W2.64271
N52.01828
W2.64137
SO 55992 35780 167ft
(50.91m)
-- --
5 N52.01865
W2.64308
N52.01824
W2.64174
SO 55966 35776 172ft
(52.44m)
1.9m
(photo method)
Sep 2008
6 N52.01855
W2.64333
N52.01817
W2.64199
SO 55949 35765 174ft
(53.05m)
13.4mSep 2008
7 N52.01868
W2.64412
N52.01827
W2.64278
SO 55895 35780 186ft
(56.71m)
14.7mSep 2008
Girth was measured at 1.5 metres from ground

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