Veteran yew, Pendeford Mill LNR

Veteran yew, Pendeford Mill LNR

This yew in the woodland at Pendeford Mill LNR is a real veteran, having been dated to being two thousand years old. Yews can be very long-lived. Ancient churchyards often also have historic yews, though not of a vintage centuries older than the arrival of Christianity in Britain.

Veteran yew, Pendeford Mill LNR