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Nearest town: Keswick

Site type: footpath/road

Access: Public

Church name: No Data

Diocese: No Data

County: Cumbria

Country: England

Grid ref: NY271136

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 6-Aug-02

Recorded by: Paul Greenwood

Protection & responsibility: Landowner

Yews recorded at this site: Ancient 5m-7m

Notes: Mixed woodland and bare fellside in an eastern spur of the Borrowdale valley containing the tiny hamlet of Stonethwaite. Yews are found on the south facing fellside and accessed by crossing the bridge over Stonethwaite Beck and heading east along the public footpath.

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Yew trees at Stonethwaite:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
1955 Stonethwaite Ancient 5m-7m 584cm at 60cm - view more info