This was probably the largest tree in NYC and probably 150 years old. It was huge. Now it has become prized timber for furniture makers and architectural use. This video is fascinating and informational. Don’t worry. The tree died a natural death over years before it was taken down.

When the Parks Department recently declared one of the city’s largest trees dead (and therefore dangerous to those walking by), they turned to the experts at RE
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