History of the Rochester Catalpa
Like a strange and faithful pet, Rochester's Catalpa forever heels at the foot of England's second oldest Cathedral, founded in 640AD by Bishop Justus. Under the twisted and time-wrought boughs of this beautiful tree one has the sense of being embraced in a living history. From Dickens to D-Day, the tree has seen it all.
This will be the history (tree-biography) page - perhaps featuring a timeline with key points highlighted throughout the decades.