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You have to see this

9/26/2012

The Ghirardi Compton oak in League City, Texas, was moved. So? So it's more than 100 years old; stands a proud 56 feet tall; has a canopy of more than 100 feet; and boasts a girth of 135 inches. Oh, and it weighs 518,000 pounds. The process took more than a month.

There's a great YouTube video, which you can access here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BFTj0hM3DHM

Well-worth the five or so minutes out of your day.