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placename:- Yew Tree
other name:- Yew Tree
other name:- Yew Tree Farm
locality:- St John's in the Vale
parish St John's Castlerigg and Wythburn parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY30872301
10Km square:- NY32

1Km square NY3023

old text:- Clarke 1787

Guide book, A Survey of the Lakes of Cumberland, Westmorland, and Lancashire, by James Clarke, Penrith, Cumberland, and in London etc, 1787 and 1789; and Plans of the Lakes ... 1793.
Page 61:-
... a cottage surrounded with trees, which goes by the name of Ew Tree ...

placename:- Ew Tree
date:- 1787
period:- 18th century, late; 1780s

photographs
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yew Tree -- St John's in the Vale -- St John's Castlerigg and Wythburn -- Cumbria / -- Swaledale sheep, and smit mark:- -- 'two red strokes over back at loins' -- 11.11.2009
tiny photograph, 
button to large Yew Tree -- St John's in the Vale -- St John's Castlerigg and Wythburn -- Cumbria / -- Swaledale sheep, and smit mark:- -- 'two red strokes over back at loins' -- 11.11.2009

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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