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Yew/Yews at Eastling England

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Notes: A gargantuan yew (which we considered to be male, though it has been recorded elsewhere as female) grows metres from the church's west porch. Its huge girth at the ground expands by a further 3' when measured at 5'. Inside its hollow is a wealth of internal growth.
Classification: ancient
Classification Codes: A-g, pg
Girth cm: 869
Height measured: at the ground
Girth ft ins: 28' 6 close to the ground
Sex: male
Earliest mention: 1838
Source of earliest mention: The Farmer`s Magazine
Date of visit: 29-Mar-99
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