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Ancient beech tree on Hungerford Common

Progenitor

Four years ago, in March 2016, I found myself driving across Hungerford Common with half an hour or so to ...
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The Guardians

Kingley Vale, a National Nature Reserve near Chichester in Sussex, is known for its yew forest, reputed to be one ...
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Backwater

The River Test flows quietly by itself through much of rural North Hampshire. Relatively few public footpaths coincide with it ...
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Idyll (with tyre swing)

The River Test has its notional source in the downs a mile from the village of Overton in north Hampshire ...
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Beechwood

This is a managed beechwood on the edge of parkland near Basingstoke, Hampshire. The drawing takes a different tack to ...
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Queen of the Forest – SOLD

The beech tree is traditionally known as the "queen" of the Forest (oak being the "king"). It seems a fitting ...
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