Tree-Ring Analysis

Dr Andy Moir


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.

Tree-Ring Services is one of Britain’s leading independent dendrochronology laboratories, combining affordable analysis with cutting-edge research. We undertake both private and commercial commissions in dendrochronology throughout the UK. Our services include:

Dating of posted sections of oak

Dating of live trees

Dating of historic buildings

Dating of Archaeological timbers

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