Shelton tree comes down for trip to Rockefeller Center

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With the help of a huge crane, a tree on Kazo Drive in Shelton was cut down Thursday morning and placed on a long flatbed truck for its trip to New York City. (Photos by Brad Durrell)

The 73-feet-high Norway spruce was on the property of the Vargoshe family, and will be decorated and on display at Rockefeller Center for the holiday season.

Click below to see more photos of the tree being cut down and moved:

PHOTOS OF SHELTON TREE BEING CUT DOWN AND MOVED

 

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Members of the Vargoshe family — from left, Nathan, 15; Noah, 12, Louise, and John — in their yard in front of the tree.
Members of the Vargoshe family — from left, Nathan, 15; Noah, 12, Louise, and John — in their yard in front of the tree, with the crane visible in the background.

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