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Maple or Sycamore?

Observed: 1st June 2013 By: scubamannscubamann’s reputation in Plantsscubamann’s reputation in Plantsscubamann’s reputation in Plants
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At very first glance I thought this was a copper beech though quickly realised it isn't. Then I thought it was a sycamore with the leaves "gone wrong", and the bark is grey and smooth - more like a Maple.
It is on a golf course so it may be a cultivated tree. If it is a sycamore what has happened to the leaves?

Species interactions

No interactions present.

Species with which Norway Maple variety (Acer platanoides) interacts