NY4318 : The ancient yew tree in St Martin's Churchyard, Martindale

taken 4 years ago, near to Martindale, Cumbria, Great Britain

The ancient yew tree in St Martin's Churchyard, Martindale
The ancient yew tree in St Martin's Churchyard, Martindale
The yew tree is estimated to be 1300 years old. Documents in the church state the men of Martindale, who were famous as bowmen used the tree and others in the district to replenish their arms. See also Link for another photograph of the churchyard and Link for more about the church. A close up of the tomb under the tree can be seen at Link
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Date Taken
Friday, 24 August, 2018   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 8 September, 2018
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Historic sites and artefacts  Religious sites  Wild Animals, Plants and Mushrooms  Burial ground, Crematorium 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 4344 1841 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:33.4651N 2:52.5654W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NY 4342 1841
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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