Tree Register of Ireland

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Taxus baccata


Yew




Catholic Church, Owning, Co. Kilkenny


Situation: Individual Tree
Visited and photographed on: 07-Sep-09
Height: 3 m Girth: 5.5 m

Heritage value:

Named tree
A site of religious significance



'The Owning Yew'; the village derives its name from it; the tree died in the 19th century; it is at a 13th century church site.