Irton with Santon parish,
once in Cumberland
Henry VI is said to have sheltered under the tree, 1464, as
villagers would not give him shelter in their homes.
Bradshaw, Amy: 1991 (after): Ancient Interesting and Unusual Trees of Cumbria: Cumbria Broadleaves (Bowness on Windermere, Cumbria):: ISBN 0 9524961 0 0
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