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Dead dying Wellingtonia tree leaning and branches overhand power lines

Reported via desktop in the Trees category anonymously at 14:14, Wednesday 22 September 2021

Sent to Oxfordshire County Council less than a minute later

A tree surgeon attended our property today for other matters, and he noticed the Wellingtonia tree. He said it’s dying or dead. The tree in on the roadside verge outside our property boundary on the left hand side facing the road. It will become a lability if it falls over onto the power lines.

Council ref: ENQ21906036

Asset ID: 0KM5

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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 14:14, Wednesday 22 September 2021

  • We have visited site and assessed the trees in their location. The overhanging trees present are on land maintainable by the adjacent landowner and not by the County Council. We have sent correspondence to the landowner, detailing the problem and advising that they carry out remedial works to resolve the situation.

    Many Thanks for your enquiry.

    State changed to: Investigation complete

    Posted by Oxfordshire County Council at 08:56, Monday 27 September 2021

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