Major Oak by VJLF, via Flickr, the 1,000 year old oak in Sherwood Forest, Nottingham, UK. Legend has it the Robin Hood and his men used this tree as a lookout

Major Oak by VJLF, via Flickr, the 1,000 year old oak in Sherwood Forest, Nottingham, UK. Legend has it the Robin Hood and his men used this tree as a lookout

The Major Oak is a huge English oak tree near the village of Edwinstowe in the heart of Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire, England. According to local folklore, it was Robin Hood's shelter where he and his merry men slept. It weighs an estimated 23 tons, has a girth of 33 feet (10 metres), and is about 800–1000 years old.[1] In June 2002, the Tree Council designated the Major Oak one of fifty Great British Trees in recognition of its place in the national heritage.

The Major Oak is a huge English oak tree near the village of Edwinstowe in the heart of Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire, England. According to local folklore, it was Robin Hood's shelter where he and his merry men slept. It weighs an estimated 23 tons, has a girth of 33 feet (10 metres), and is about 800–1000 years old.[1] In June 2002, the Tree Council designated the Major Oak one of fifty Great British Trees in recognition of its place in the national heritage.

The Angel Oak is a Southern live oak tree located in Angel Oak Park, in Charleston, South Carolina, on Johns Island, one of South Carolina's Sea Islands. It is estimated to be in excess of 1400 years old

The Angel Oak is a Southern live oak tree located in Angel Oak Park, in Charleston, South Carolina, on Johns Island, one of South Carolina's Sea Islands. It is estimated to be in excess of 1400 years old

Ceiling lamp dimmable LED lights in old Oak. by GBHNatureArt

Ceiling lamp dimmable LED lights in old Oak

Old oak tree ~ water color illustration from the children’s book "The Acorn's Story," by artist Valerie Greeley

Barn owl and fox in old oak tree print

Old oak tree ~ water color illustration from the children’s book "The Acorn's Story," by artist Valerie Greeley

Angel Oak Tree, a 1500+ year old Oak Tree outside of Charleston, South Carolina

Angel Oak Tree, a 1500+ year old Oak Tree outside of Charleston, South Carolina

Old oak tree on a field in winter

Old oak tree on a field in winter

Non-framed orders made in 24 hours. Old oak tree on a field in winter poster created by corbisimages. Order as shown, or change the print size or paper type & add custom framing.

Her "Majesty" (pedunculate oak '1720'). Fairy tale oak tree considered to be the mightiest and finest of all ancient trees in Britain. She is also considered the thickest tree in Britain, her trunk 13ft across with a circumference of 40ft when measured at chest height. She is over 500 years old & is entirely hollow inside, as is very often the case with old oak trees.

Her "Majesty" (pedunculate oak '1720'). Fairy tale oak tree considered to be the mightiest and finest of all ancient trees in Britain. She is also considered the thickest tree in Britain, her trunk 13ft across with a circumference of 40ft when measured at chest height. She is over 500 years old & is entirely hollow inside, as is very often the case with old oak trees.

✞When through the woods, and forest glades I wander, And hear the birds sing sweetly in the trees. When I look down, from lofty mountain grandeur And see the brook, and feel the gentle breeze.✞

✞When through the woods, and forest glades I wander, And hear the birds sing sweetly in the trees. When I look down, from lofty mountain grandeur And see the brook, and feel the gentle breeze.✞

Love this old oak.... so much respect for it... my connection... my roots...

Love this old oak.... so much respect for it... my connection... my roots...

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