The Trees Of Shaftesbury’s Bury Litton Churchyard

The Bury Litton churchyard on Shaftesbury’s St John’s Hill contains a fine and varied example of trees, as Alfred’s tree expert Neil Adlam explains.

Neil takes us on a site tour. He marvels at the history that Shaftesbury’s oldest tree, the Shaston Yew, has lived through.

The Shaston Yew in Shaftesbury’s Bury Litton

And Neil tries to determine the yew’s age.