Dendrochronology (tree-ring dating) professionally applied to provide precise calendar year dates for live trees, wooden artefacts and historic building timbers. Tree-Ring Services is one of Britain's leading independent dendrochronology laboratories, combining affordable analysis with cutting-edge research. Our professional services include:
Dendrochronology or tree-ring dating is the scientific method of dating using the annual nature of tree growth in suitable tree species. Dendrochronology allows the exact calendar year in which each tree rings was formed to be established enabling the precise dating of trees and timbers. We undertake both private and commercial commissions in dendrochronology throughout the UK:
Most previous reports are available for purchase and these are listed on the Building page. The Tree-Ring Services web-site provides further information on our services and dendrochronology and dendroclimatology research. Contact us for FREE advice or a quote. Some of our more recent reports are listed below:
The Priory, Hinton St George, Somerset
Moir, A K, 2014Dendrochronological analysis of oak timbers from The Priory, Hinton St George, Somerset, England, Tree-Ring Services, Dendro Rep, TAPH/05/14
Old Farm, Dale Hill, Ticehurst, East Sussex
Moir, A K, 2014Dendrochronological analysis of oak timbers from Old Farm, Dale Hill, Ticehurst, East Sussex, England, Tree-Ring Services, Dendro Rep, TNOF/18/14
Marston Mill, Jeffries Lane, Frome, Somerset
Moir, A K, 2014Dendrochronological analysis of oak timbers from Marston Mill, Jeffries Lane, Frome, Somerset, England, Tree-Ring Services, Dendro Rep, BAMM/17/14
For further information, please find below a leaflet and two example reports for down load. One on sampling of live trees on the Ancient Oak at Lullingstone Park and one on dating a timber-frame building at The Rock Inn, Chiddingstone.
REPORT ORDERING: Our full colour reports are available priced at £5 for e-mailed PDF versions or £10.00 each for printed and mailed versions (plus 10% for P&P abroad).
Cheques should be made payable to "A K Moir". We accept PAYPAL payments to email@example.com. PDF versions are e-mailed manually and therefore may take a few days.