Propped Up

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This is supposedly the tree that Robin Hood hid in The Major Oak, if you believe the myth of course. Its a great old tree, but is spoilt by the support poles holding its huge branches up, plus its far to tidy around it and you can't get near it, due to fencing. Apparently a few years ago you could climb on it, how things have changed :(

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Petr Obešlo on January 14, 2012

Very interesting old tree.L1.

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Photo taken in Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve, Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire, UK
Sherwood Forest, Visitor Centre (o/s)

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  • Uploaded on June 10, 2011
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    by Lee Gill
    • Camera: Canon EOS 30D
    • Taken on 2008/06/27 11:40:01
    • Exposure: 0.013s (1/80)
    • Focal Length: 24.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/5.600
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: -0.67 EV
    • No flash