|Type of record:||Monument|
An ancient oak tree in which Oliver Cromwell is said to have taken refuge when being chased by a bull. He was visiting his friend and lawyer Erasmus Earle at Heydon Hall (NHER 7358) at the time.
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|Grid Reference:||TG 1172 2758|
|Parish:||HEYDON, BROADLAND, NORFOLK|
15 September 1977. Visit. Old oak tree.
Oliver Cromwell is said to have escaped from a bull in it. An ancient tree isolated near the edge of a grove.
E. Rose (NAU), 15 September 1977.
- NAMED TREE (Unknown date)
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Sources and further reading
|---||Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card. |
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