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Yews in the Diocese of Rochester

Ancient yews (likely age 800 years +) are found in 8 churchyards 

Veteran yews (likely age 500 years +) are found in 15 churchyards

Churchyards with an ancient yew:

Bidborough
Capel, Kent
Cudham
Downe
Horton Kirby
Lamberhurst
Stansted
West Kingsdown

Churchyard sites with a veteran yew:

Birling
Bredhurst
Ditton
Farningham
Hayes
Hoo St Werburgh
Hunton
Knockholt
Offham
Rainham
Seal
Sevenoaks
Shorne
Speldhurst
Trottiscliffe



Veteran yews (classified because of their condition) are found at the following: 

Chislehurst
Cooling
Linton, Kent
Otford
St Mary Hoo - deconsecrated in 1971


 

 

 

 

 

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