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Trysting Tree, Harthill, South Yorkshire

Legendary Tree (destroyed):  OS Grid Reference – SK 508 824? Folklore This was one of the many sacred trees beneath or next to which, in pre-christian days, tribal councils met.  It’s whereabouts has long since been forgotten, but local historian … Continue reading

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Druid’s Oak, Caton, Lancashire

Legendary Tree:  OS Grid Reference — SD 5297 6467 Also Known as: Caton Oak Fish Stones Oak Getting Here Dead easy! Near the western end of Caton village, right on the edge of the main road (A683) running through the village … Continue reading

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Fair Haia, Carlton, West Yorkshire

Legendary Tree (destroyed?):  OS Grid Reference – SE 614270 Getting Here From Carlton, take the western Hirst Road to Temple Hirst village, then turn right once you’re in the village and go up Common Lane up for about a mile.  There’s … Continue reading

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