Tree Growth Rings - Arlesheim, BL, Switzerland
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member fi67
N 47° 29.626 E 007° 37.341
32T E 396233 N 5260956
Quick Description: A large old tree in a park in Arlesheim has been converted into a bench, showing the tree growth at the side.
Location: Basel Landschaft, Switzerland
Date Posted: 6/8/2018 2:06:31 AM
Waymark Code: WMYF2K
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member dieSulzer
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Long Description:
EN: This tree trunk is located in a small park in Arlesheim, which was a cemetery until 1967. A bench was cut in the trunk; at the base with the annual rings, a scale is attached, which ranges from 1839 to 2007. Thus, the tree was 168 years old. Unfortunately, it is not stated what kind of tree it is and where it once grew.

DE: Dieser Baumstamm befindet sich in einem kleinen Park in Arlesheim, der bis 1967 ein Friedhof war. In den Stamm wurde eine Sitzbank geschnitten; an der Grundfläche mit den Jahresringen ist eine Skala angebracht, die von 1839 bis 2007 reicht. Der Baum wurde wurde also 168 Jahre alt. Leider ist nicht angegeben, was für ein Baum es ist und wo er einst wuchs.
Location Name and/or Address:
park next to the museum in Arlesheim, near the southern entrance


Tree Species: unknown

Indoors/Outdoors: Outdoors

Entry Fee or Requirements: No

Availablility: Available at all times, during daylight hours

Website: Not listed

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