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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***** 293
 Date Entered 31/10/2011
 Updated on 03/02/2012
 Recorded by Tim Laurie
 Category Tree/Shrub Record
 Record Type Botanical HER
 SWAAG Site Name 
 Site Type 
 Site Name 
 Site Description 
 Site Access Public Footpath
 Record Date 14/09/2011
 Location Barney Beck Woods. West bank.
 Civil Parish Melbecks
 Brit. National Grid SE 0016 9959
 Altitude 308m
 Geology Stream cut ravine through glacial till.
 Record Name Melbecks CP. Barney Beck West Bank. Birch wood with aspen grove.
 Record Description Single stem maiden 1.67m girth at 1.5m. This is representative of a cloned grove of ten similar trees here. No regeneration evident,several fallen dead trees.
 Geographical area Mid Swaledale
 Species Aspen
 Scientific Name Populus tremula
 Common / Notable Species 
 Tree and / or Stem Girth 1.67m
 Tree: Position / Form / Status One of a cloned colony of 10 stems.
 Tree Site ID 292
 Associated Site SWAAG ID 0
 Additional Notes 
 Image 1 ID 1118         Click image to enlarge
 Image 1 Description Aspen maiden 1.67m girth at 1.5m. One of ten similar cloned aspens here.
 Image 2 ID 1120         Click image to enlarge
 Image 2 Description Twin stem aspen one stem fallen
 Image 3 ID 1121         Click image to enlarge
 Image 3 Description Twin stem aspen
 Image 4 ID 1122         Click image to enlarge
 Image 4 Description Detail of fallen tree
 Image 5 ID 1123         Click image to enlarge
 Image 5 Description Detail
 Image 6 ID 1124         Click image to enlarge
 Image 6 Description 
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