Common Name: honeylocust
Scientific Name: Gleditsia triacanthos
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 234 in.
Height: 121 ft.
Crown: 115 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2010
Last Measured by: Bob Boeren and Cathy Benson
Date First Measured: 1990
Comments: Was measured in 2002 at 354 points. In 2010 the tree was remeasured and found to exceed the national champ in MD by 11 points.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Botetourt
Land Owner: Godwin Cemetary Association, Patricia Coon Ellis, pres.
GPS Coordinates: 37.49678, -79.87565
Directions: Fincastle United Methodist Church 137 S Church St Fincastle, VA 24090
Owner Address: 137 S Church St
Fincastle, VA 24090
Owner Phone: 540-473-2313
Contact Name: Cathy Benson
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Phone: 540-473-2762
Contact Info: Nominator deceased
Original Nominator(s): William S. Hubard