Common Name: southern red oak
Scientific Name: Quercus falcata
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 274 in.
Height: 140 ft.
Crown: 105 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2015
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Jeff Kirwan, Gary WIlliamson
Date First Measured: 2015
Comments: Declared national co-champion in 2020 with a tree in Sussex county. There is a crack in the fork about 35 feet from the ground and could cause partial crown failure. Chris Price said he would get Bartlett Tree Company to cable it when they come out.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: James City
Land Owner: Carter's Grove Plantation
GPS Coordinates: 37.20985, -76.62075
Directions: On the grounds of Carter's Grove Plantation. 1.9 miles southeast of I-64, exit 243.
Owner Phone: 757-817-9879
Contact Name: Chris Price
Contact Phone: 757-817-9879
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Jeff Kirwan