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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***** 422
 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 23/08/2010
 Location Kexwith Gill, small scar below Arndale Hole.
 Civil Parish New Forest
 Brit. National Grid NZ 0539 0581
 Altitude 360m
 Geology Low cliff formed by the Main Limestone, just above stream level with scree slope below.
 Record Name New Forest. Kexwith Gill,Relict woodland on small limestone scar below Arndale Hole.
 Record Description Limestone ashwood with several yews, including two recently dead yews, on sheer limestone cliff.
 Geographical area Swaledale North Bank Catchment
 Species Yew
 Scientific Name Taxus baccata
 Common / Notable Species Wych elm.
 Image 1 ID 1947         Click image to enlarge
 Image 1 Description Arndale Hole Low Scar with yews.
 Image 2 ID 1948         Click image to enlarge
 Image 2 Description Arndale Hole Low Scar with yews. Note dead yew on scree.
 Image 3 ID 1949         Click image to enlarge
 Image 3 Description View towards Kexwith Scar in distance from Arndale Hole. The nearer Scar is the Upper Scar and the Lower Scar is near the stream, mid distance.
 Image 4 ID 1950         Click image to enlarge
 Image 4 Description Debris of very large fallen yew on scree and on the cliff.
 Image 5 ID 1951         Click image to enlarge
 Image 5 Description Debris of very large fallen yew on scree and on the cliff.
 Image 6 ID 1952         Click image to enlarge
 Image 6 Description 
 Image 7 ID 1953         Click image to enlarge
 Image 7 Description 
 Image 8 ID 1954         Click image to enlarge
 Image 8 Description 
 Image 9 ID 1960         Click image to enlarge
 Image 9 Description Twin stemmed yew on cliff.
 Image 10 ID 1961         Click image to enlarge
 Image 10 Description Twin stemmed yew on cliff with small wych elm regenerating and dead yew..
 Image 11 ID 1955         Click image to enlarge
 Image 11 Description Multi stem yew at top edge of the cliff.
 Image 12 ID 1956         Click image to enlarge
 Image 12 Description The yew last described and rowan
 Image 13 ID 1957         Click image to enlarge
 Image 13 Description Multi stemmed rowan on cliff, detail.
 Image 14 ID 1958         Click image to enlarge
 Image 14 Description Yew and dead wych elm at top of cliff.
 Image 15 ID 1959         Click image to enlarge
 Image 15 Description Yew on cliff with exposed root system.
 Image 16 ID 1962         Click image to enlarge
 Image 16 Description Dead yew at south end of cliff.
 Image 17 ID 1963         Click image to enlarge
 Image 17 Description Dead yew.
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