BROAD STREET, OXFORD

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Tree felling in Oxford’s Broad Street

Tree being cut down

Tree in St Mary Magdalen churchyard

 

A 30-metre-high London plane tree in St Mary Magdalen churchyard was felled by the city council in August 2005. The tree, which faced Broad Street, was over 200 years old.

“Residents insist old tree stays” (Oxford Mail, 22 August 2005)

“How many more trees face axe?” (Oxford Mail, 30 August 2005)

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