Canary Island Pine Tree at Hurstbridge Pre School Colour - Shire of Eltham Heritage Study 1992
Statement of Significance
Last updated on - June 1, 1992
Unlike the very common Monterey Pine tree (Pinus radiata), this species is not common in the Shire and the tree identified is of particular significance because of its excellent form, good condition, large size and its age. It is part of a group planting of trees associated with the Hurst Family Cemetery which dates from 1866 and has considerable cultural significance.
BASIS OF SIGNIFICANCE:
ILLUSTRATION OF THE THEMES
DEGREE OF SIGNIFICANCE: LOCAL SIGNIFICANCE
EXTENT OF SIGNIFICANCE:
TREE AND SITE TO 50 METRE RADIUS.