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Old 08-31-2011, 03:02 AM   #1
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Hurricane Irene

Hurricane Irene left me this surprise. A friend & myself began dissecting the tree with a chainsaw limb by limb until we could lift the tree enough to prop a ladder underneath it. Luckily there was only surface scratches to the sidewall.

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Old 08-31-2011, 07:36 AM   #2
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Glad to hear it wasn't worse. That's my one big fear when these storms come through. All of trees around my house are at least 50-60 feet tall. They'd crush anything they'd fall on. Our crews are assisting the utility company up here, guarding downed wires. Some of the pictures they have sent to us are incredible.
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Old 08-31-2011, 08:48 AM   #3
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Ouch, that could have been disasterous. Glad you came out pretty much unscathed.
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Ouch, that could have been disasterous. Glad you came out pretty much unscathed.
X2!!!! Happy to hear it wasn't too bad.
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