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Potential falling tree

Reported in the Trees category by Oxfordshire County Council at 15:20, Friday 25 September 2020

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

Tree located on corner of the town green has potential to fall. It is completely dead and poses a risk to nearby members of public.

Council ref: ENQ20876936

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  • Thank you for your enquiry. This issue has been passed onto the relevant team for investigation.

    State changed to: Investigating

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 15:20, Friday 25 September 2020

  • We have visited site and assessed the trees in their location. The trees present are on land not deemed to be part of the publicly maintained highway by OCC in our capacity as local highway authority. The trees present are on land maintainable by an adjacent landowner and not by the County Council. You can access the land registry at: https://www.gov.uk/ search-property-information-land-registry to find details of the adjacent landowner to peruse your enquiry. You are also within your common law rights as a landowner to cut any overhanging vegetation back to the boundary line of your property.

    Many thanks for your enquiry.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 11:32, Monday 28 September 2020

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