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Roche Abbey

Nearest town: Maltby

Site type: woodland

Access: Public

Church name: No Data

Diocese: No Data

County: Yorkshire - South

Country: England

Grid ref: not known

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 7-Oct-08

Recorded by: Edwin Pretty

Protection & responsibility: No data

Yews recorded at this site: Notable

Notes: Roche Abbey is set in a valley landscaped by Capability Brown in the 18th century. Here is 'one of the most complete ground plans of any English Cistercian monastery, laid out as excavated foundations'. It is an English Heritage site and much of the surrounding area has SSSI status.

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Yew trees at Roche Abbey:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2948 Roche Abbey Notable No data available - view more info