Maine Memory Network
Maine's Online Museum

Login · My Account · Show Album



Largest tree, Leeds, 1980

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Gerald McNear leans against a large red maple that he asked state forestry officials to examine. They said it could be some 300 years old. It is growing near the Androscoggin River in Leeds in what used to be the riverbed.

View/Add Comments

Other Information

  • Title: Largest tree, Leeds, 1980
  • Creator: UPI
  • Creation Date: 1980-12-03
  • Subject Date: 1980-12-03
  • Town: Leeds
  • County: Androscoggin
  • State: ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Local Code: Coll. 1880, Box 3/5
  • Collection: United Press International (UPI)
  • Object Type: Image

For more information about this item, contact:

Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219

Print This Record

Cross Reference Searches

LC Subject Headings

Champion trees


McNear, Gerald

Print This Record

Please post your comment below to share with others. If you'd like to privately share a comment or correction with MMN staff, please use this form.