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The burial scene from Robin Hood Prince of thieves. We now have strict filming guidelines and longer let film crews this close to old trees. (1990)


Caged Pollard after first cut. (early 1990s)


Installing wooden props. (2005)


Cage Pollard from south. Note decay in the functional units nearest the camera, caused by heavy pruning. (2006)


Cage Pollard from east. (2006)


Cage Pollard from north. (2006)


Cage Pollard from west. (2006)


Cage Pollard. Note functional units on south side of tree have collapsed. (2010)


Cage Pollard with metal props.