The sacred Charub tree

The village of Isawyia, British map from the mid 1940's.
The northern slope of Mt. Scopus was named after the tree-
Habayil Abu Kharub (contemporary roads of Mt. Scopus were inserted in scale).

Aerial photo of Mt. Scopus from the south – 1938. In the foreground Hadassah hospital after its construction

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Tilted Tree – transplanting process: December 2002- March 2003