Lincoln State Park Moon Tree - Lincoln, IN
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 8Nuts MotherGoose
N 38° 06.126 W 086° 59.928
16S E 500105 N 4217143
Quick Description: Like the Girl Scouts who planted it, this Seedling has grown up.
Location: Indiana, United States
Date Posted: 1/14/2008 8:48:06 PM
Waymark Code: WM2ZCK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member phat.bak
Views: 48

Long Description:
On May 1, 1976, the Raintree Girl Scout Council held a ceremonial planting of this “Moon Tree” seedling. It is located near the earthen dam that created Lincoln Lake in Nancy Hanks Lincoln Memorial St. Park near Lincoln City, Indiana.

From the Plaque at the base of the tree: This “Moon Seedling” tree from seed taken to the moon on Apollo XIV Flight, 1971 is dedicated to Indiana and to America’s third century by Raintree Council Girl Scouts at Wake Up America – 1 May 1976.

Type of Tree: Sycamore

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