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Nearest town: Chapel-en-le-Frith

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St James

Diocese: Chester

County: Derbyshire

Country: England

Grid ref: SK00667980

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 15-Sep-05

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: Parochial Church Council

Yews recorded at this site: Ancient 4m-5m

Notes: A church was known to be at this site in the 12th/13th century. The 1906 postcard from Christian Wolf's collection shows the yew little changed in 100 years.

Site files:

Yew trees at Taxal:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2068 Taxal Ancient 4m-5m 470cm at 5cm - view more info