Tree Information

Common Name: Norway spruce

Scientific Name: Picea abies

Native/Naturalized: Naturalized

Database ID: 1799

Status: alive

National Champion: no

Virginia Champion: no

Circumference: 147 in.

Height: 80 ft.

Crown: 63 ft.

Points: 243

Date Last Measured: 2021

Last Measured by: Brendan Fitzgerald & Cydney Chambers

Date First Measured: 2011

Comments: The tree appears healthy and sound. It had a lightning protection system installed by Bartlett Tree Experts in recent history.

Tree was last measured at 140", 75', 66' and 232 point in 2011 by Tracy Roberts.

Brendan Fitzgerald Jun-21

Location of Tree

Tree is located in: Craig

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Land Owner: Tracy Frist

GPS Coordinates: 37.42641, -80.253034

Owner Email:

Directions: Property is at the corner of routes 42 and 625. There is an historical marker in front of the house about Addison Caldwell. It is the location where the Virginia Tech Cadets begin their march every October. The house is a two-story brick historical home. Tree is located at the southern corner of the historical brick home.

Owner Address: 14505 Cumberland Gap Road

New Castle, VA 24127

Owner Phone: 540-864-5336

Contact Information

Contact Name: Tracy Frist

Contact Email:

Contact Address: 14505 Cumberland Gap Road


Original Nominator(s): Tracy Roberts

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