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At This Location (HM1E43)

Location: Bethesda, MD 20814 Montgomery County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 0.215', W 77° 6.198'

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Quercus alba — White Oak

The 192 year old, 84 foot tall white oak that grew here was felled on February 14, 1998 to make way for the Mark O. Hatfield Clinical Research Center. The U.S. Navy used the 14 ton, 35 foot trunk segment for repairs to the USS Constitution, the historic frigate known as "Old Ironsides," now berthed in Boston Harbor. A slab of the oak tree is on display in the Hatfield building lobby.
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HM NumberHM1E43
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Date Added Thursday, September 4th, 2014 at 8:13am PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 317872 N 4319278
Decimal Degrees39.00358333, -77.10330000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 0.215', W 77° 6.198'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 0' 12.90" N, 77° 6' 11.88" W
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Area Code(s)202, 240, 301
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2 Center Dr, Bethesda MD 20814, US
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