Common Name: chinkapin oak
Scientific Name: Quercus muehlenbergii
Native/Naturalized: Native to Virginia
Virginia Champion: yes
Circumference: 250 in.
Height: 100 ft.
Crown: 101 ft.
Date Last Measured: 2018
Last Measured by: Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Jeff Kirwan, Jon Rockett
Date First Measured: 2018
Comments: The tree is healthy and sound, growing in a safe location. Had a large low limb removed in the past, leaving a large scar that will eventually turn into a cavity that might compromise its integrity.
Location of Tree
Tree is located in: Clarke
Land Owner: 1520 SWIFT SHOALS LLC
GPS Coordinates: 39.02884, -78.01654
Directions: Tree is on the west side of the Shenandoah River along Swift Shoals Road. On a slope above the road opposite the river.
Owner Address: 5341 FALMOUTH ROAD, BETHESDA MD 20816
Contact Name: Byron Carmean
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Phone: 7579340588
Original Nominator(s): Byron Carmean, Gary Williamson, Jeff Kirwan, Jon Rockett