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Seja oak

Picture by G. Pavils

Picture by A. Pundurs, June 2005

Coordinates: N 57°11'54,8" E 24°35'18,9"

Location: Riga district, Seja municipality, S side of Saulkrasti - Ragana road, 160 m W from the ruins of Seja palace, edge of park.

Girth: 9,1 m
Height: 23,5 m
Projection of the crown: 250 m2
Length of branches: up to 14,0 m

Description: Age of oak - approximately 450 years. It is possible that tree has been planted in 1567. Then the manor was obtained by Juhan Zeige - Johan Seyge or Zöge (his family name has given Seja village its name)



Picture by A. Pundurs, June 2005

Picture by M. Zeltins

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