William Lowe - Campbell Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member greysman
N 52° 02.944 W 000° 44.565
30U E 654782 N 5768900
Quick Description: One of three dedicated trees in a quiet corner of the park.
Location: Eastern England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 12/9/2014 1:56:03 PM
Waymark Code: WMN1WM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:
There are three trees and a bench dedicated to citizens of Milton Keynes in this quiet corner of Campbell Park just off the Skeldon Gate roundabout on Silbury Boulevard. The one dedicatede to a young man, William Lowe, is a Scarlet Oak and the dedication plaque reads:-

                  SCARLET OAK
                   Planted in
                 Loving Memory
                      of
                  WILLIAM LOWE
                    1971-1990
     Donated by MKDC (Forestry) and Friends
              Planted 17th May 1990
The Scarlet Oak, Quercus coccinea, is a tree native of North America and planted as an ornamental, popular for its bright red autumn colour. It can reach 20-30m in height.
Location of the tree: Campbell Park, north side, off Skeldon Gate roundabout..

Type of tree: Scarlet Oak

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