Mark Twain Monkeypod Tree - Waiohinu, HI
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Go Boilers!
N 19° 03.934 W 155° 36.522
5Q E 225467 N 2110124
Quick Description: The second generation of a monkey pod tree planted by Mark Twain in June of 1866.
Location: Hawaii, United States
Date Posted: 4/2/2017 9:25:59 AM
Waymark Code: WMVCT6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Mauison
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Long Description:
In 1866, Mark Twain spent three months on the Big Island. He rented a horse to travel the island and sent dispatches back to the Sacramento Daily Union on the mainland.

The original tree was blown down in a heavy windstorm in 1957, a shoot from the original trunk has grown to become a sizeable descendant.
Check the 'Island' where you found this 'Waymark': Hawai'i

Marker Name: Mark Twain Monkey Pod Tree

Marker Type: Roadside

Check the type of marker: OTHER

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