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[2016 pdf] Ageing the Yew Allen Meredith, assisted by Janis Fry, explores whether the yew trees known to have existed on sacred sites in pre-Christian times could be the same trees that still survive in churchyards today.
Yew tree situation and Churches
See: Taxol & Taxotere The killing of 90% of American Yews and 3 million Chinese yews to make a toxic drug.
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 The God Tree by Janis Fry
Yew: A History by Fred Hageneder
 Yew (Botanical) by Fred Hageneder
 The Sacred Yew by Anand Chetan and Diana Brueton from the work of Allen Meredith 1994
Photos of yews
Assorted large yews, Herefordshire
Two church Yew trees
Ancient Yew Group
Various estimates have put its age at between 2,000 and 5,000 years;
Llangernyw yew, Wales (est 4,000 years)
Silures tribal area is the main Yew tree area in UK