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Viewing website implies consent to set cookies on your computer. Full details Swaledale and Arkengarthdale Archaeology Group
Registered Charitable Incorporated Organisation Number 1155775
SWAAG Honorary President:
Tim Laurie FSA

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 *****SWAAG_ID***** 375
 Date Entered 02/12/2011
 Updated on 23/08/2012
 Recorded by Tim Laurie
 Category Tree Site Record
 Record Type Botanical HER
 Site Access Public Access Land
 Record Date 23/07/2011
 Location Muker Common Small Scar high above the West Side of Cliff Beck immediately below the Buttertubs Car Parking Lay by
 Civil Parish Muker
 Brit. National Grid SD 8746 9611
 Altitude 470m
 Geology Main Limestone
 Record Name MUK144 Muker Common. Scar below Buttertubs Road with juniper, ash and stone bramble.
 Record Description This small limestone cliff has avery interesting relict woodland community which includes a single isolated Juniper, Ash, Hazel and Stone bramble. See LR Species list below.
 Dimensions See photographs
 Geographical area Upper Swaledale
 Additional Notes MUK144 Muker Common, Cliff Beck Species List compiled by Mrs Linda Robinson for: Small Scar immediately beneath Buttertubs Alchemilla filicaulis ssp vestita Arabis hirsuta Asplenium ruta-muraria Asplenium trichomanes Asplenium viride Carex flacca Cerastium fontanum Chamerion angustifolium Crataegus monogyna Cystopteris fragilis Deschampsia cespitosa Festuca ovina Festuca rubra Fragaria vesca Galium sterneri Helianthemum nummularium Hieracium sp. Juniperus communis ssp nana Mercurialis perennis Oxalis acetosella Plantago lanceolata Polypodium vulgare Primula vulgaris Prunella vulgaris Rosa mollis agg. Rubus saxatilis Salix cinerea ssp oleifolia Sanguisorba minor Scabiosa columbaria Sorbus aucuparia Taraxacum agg. Thymus polytrichus Urtica dioica Veronica chamaedrys Veronica serpyllifolia Viola riviniana
 Image 1 ID 1525         Click image to enlarge
 Image 1 Description Recording at the Butertubs Scar
 Image 2 ID 1518         Click image to enlarge
 Image 2 Description Small isolated juniper with ancient rowan.
 Image 3 ID 1523         Click image to enlarge
 Image 3 Description 
 Image 4 ID 1521         Click image to enlarge
 Image 4 Description The cliff face with Mercurialis perennis.
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