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placename:- Old Yew, The
parish Coniston parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
tree; yew
coordinates:- SD31919993
10Km square:- SD39

1Km square SD3199

source:- OS County Series (Lan 1 16)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.
The Old Yew
tree symbol

placename:- Old Yew, The
date:- 1847=1851
period:- 19th century, late; 1840s; 1850s

note Yew, Taxus baccata.

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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