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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***** 420
 Date Entered 05/01/2012
 Updated on 05/01/2012
 Recorded by Tim Laurie
 Category Tree Site Record
 Record Type Botanical HER
 Site Access Public Access Land
 Record Date 01/08/2010
 Location New Forest. Arndale Hole, Lower Scar
 Civil Parish New Forest
 Brit. National Grid NZ 0645 0584
 Altitude 380m
 Geology Main Limestone outcrop between Arndale Springs and Arndale Beck.
 Record Name New Forest. Arndale Hole, Lower Scar. Solitary dead yew.
 Record Description This record is of a solitary yew, recently dead, located on an isolated outcrop of limestone. This treee is mature and of substantial dimensions, fully branched and has not fallen. The cause of death is uncertain, perhaps a change of the water table. The outcrop is reasonably accessible to rabbits and the tree may have been ring barked.
 Dimensions See photo.
 Geographical area Swaledale North Bank Catchment
 Species Yew
 Scientific Name Taxus baccata
 Common / Notable Species The only tree here and dead.
 Image 1 ID 1934         Click image to enlarge
 Image 1 Description Arndale Hole Scar. Solitary yew.
 Image 2 ID 1935         Click image to enlarge
 Image 2 Description Arndale Hole Scar. Solitary yew.
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