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Yewdale Monarch

Tree ID: 44

Yews recorded: Lost

Tree girth: No data

Girth height: not measured

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 28-Jun-02

Source of earliest mention: 1897: The Yew-Trees of Great Britain and Ireland - John Lowe


I found what I consider to be the remains of the ‘Yewdale Monarch’ on a farm to the NE of Coniston. Details were recorded by Dr Christison (1897- John Lowe). A new yew had been planted nearby. Girth of tree reported to have been 26′ 2” at 2′.

Yew trees at Yewdale Monarch:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
44 Yewdale Monarch Lost No data available - view more info