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Ancient Trees: Woman Spends 14 Years Photographing World’s Oldest Trees

Heart of the Dragon - Criss-crossing the world with stops on almost every continent, San Francisco-based photographer Beth Moon spent the last 14 years seeking out some of the largest, rarest, and oldest trees on Earth to capture with her camera.

Crowhurst Yew: This tree is thought to be as old as 4,000 years! It also has a door in its trunk; villagers once hollowed out the tree and found a wayward cannonball lodged in there, perhaps from the English Civil War.

Crowhurst Yew: This tree is thought to be as old as years! It also has a door in its trunk; villagers once hollowed out the tree and found a wayward cannonball lodged in there, perhaps from the English Civil War.

In Kent, between Dover and Canterbury, the small village Nonington lies. Just to the south of the village the Estate Fredville Park can be found, home to several ancient trees. The mightiest tree of Fredville Park is Majesty, the Fredville Oak: according to the famous dendrologist, the late Alan Mitchell, (lit.9), en many with him, the most impressive of all British Oaks.

In Kent, between Dover and Canterbury, the Fredville Park can be found, home to several ancient trees. The mightiest tree of Fredville Park is Majesty, the Fredville Oak.

The Majesty Oak of the Fredville Estate Park in Kent, England, believed to be…

Champion trees of Britain and Ireland

chasing-yesterdays: The Majesty Oak of the Fredville Estate Park in Kent, England, believed to be years old. Source: Champion Trees of Britain and Ireland More information on ancient trees in the UK.

Researchers studying a remote section of the Pindos mountains in northern Greece have discovered a grove of ancient trees untouched for more than 1,000 years. The dozen millennium-old trees, all Bosnian pines, include one specimen that first set down roots at least 1,075 years ago.

Scientists discover grove of 1,000-year-old trees in Greece

Over a dozen 'millennium trees,' including one declared the oldest in Europe, have been found in the highlands of northern Greece. Bosnian pine in climate similar to where the Bristlecone pine lives.

Beth Moon, a photographer based in San Francisco, has been searching for the world’s oldest trees for the past 14 years. She has traveled all around the globe to capture the most magnificent trees that grow in remote locations and look as old as the world itself.

Ancient Trees: Woman Spends 14 Years Photographing World’s Oldest Trees

"THE SENTINELS OF ST. EDWARDS" Stow-on-the-Wold, England, Planted sometime in the century, these two yews are probably survivors of a celebrated, formal avenue that led to the door of the church.

The Ankerwycke Yew  -  There may be yew trees in Britain that are older but the 31-ft wide yew (Taxus baccata) found in the ruined priory of Ankerwycke in Berkshire has witnessed at least 2,000 years of history and myth-making. They were considered holy trees by the Celts.

In pictures: Six of Britain's oldest trees

The Ankerwycke yew There may be yew trees in Britain that are older but the wide yew (Taxus baccata) found in the ruined priory of Ankerwycke in Berkshire has witnessed at least years of history and myth-making.

Photographer Spent 14 Years Looking For Worlds Oldest Tree

She Spent 14 Years Of Her Life Capturing These Breathtaking Images

The Great Western Red Cedar of Gelli Aur. Llandeilo, Wales, The Great Western Red Cedar of Gelli Aur. Llandeilo, Wales, This grand multi-trunked Great Western Red Cedar is thought to have been planted in

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