An iconic Prospect Hill tree, more than a century old is set to be removed.

Prospect Hill Cemetery is getting ready to remove their copper beech tree because the tree is diseased and is slowly dying.

It’s estimated to be 130 to 150 years old.

Today county officials held a ceremony at the cemetery off of York road in Towson to pay their respects.

But it’s not the end of the tree’s life. It’s just the start of a new chapter.

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