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Buckland - In - Dover

Nearest town: Dover

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: not known

Diocese: Canterbury

County: Kent

Country: England

Grid ref: TR30494273

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 1-Apr-99

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: Parochial Church Council

Yews recorded at this site: Ancient 7m+

Notes: It is thought that Christian worship may have taken place at this site as early as the 4th century. Here is proof that a large ancient yew can be successfully moved to a new site, this one between 3rd and 5th March 1880. The drawing is from the London News, dated 27th March 1880.

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Yew trees at Buckland - In - Dover:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
308 Buckland - In - Dover Ancient 7m+ 701cm - view more info