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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

The yew tree was the Norse God Odin according to Alan Meredith.

See: Taxol & Taxotere  The killing of 90% of American Yews and 3 million Chinese yews to make a toxic drug.

Thule society [1996] Adolf Hitler - Founder of Israel: Israel in War - With Jews by Hennecke Kardel 

Yew: A History by Fred Hageneder 

Ankerwycke Yew

Photos of yews
Assorted large yews, Herefordshire
Two church Yew trees

External links
Ancient Yew Group


Fortingall Yew
Various estimates have put its age at between 2,000 and 5,000 years;

Llangernyw yew, Wales (est 4,000 years)