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Tärkma Sacrificial Oak

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Category Natural attractions
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Tärkma küla, Emmaste vald, Hiiumaa
Coordinates 58.703335, 22.602222
GPS: 58° 42' 12" N, 22° 36' 8" E

It was as late as 1938 that bringing food, dancing, partying and building a fire is
mentioned in connection with the oak. It was as late as the beginning of the 20th century
that coins were still brought to the tree. In 1941 a bomb exploded right next to it and
caused it wounds but it is still standing after 321 years.

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