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Yew/Yews at Llanddewi Rhydderch Wales

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Notes: March 1998 Tim Hills: A tall yew with a fine internal stem filling part of its hollow. It grows ESE of the church.
Classification: ancient
Classification Codes: A-g, sis, bm
Girth cm: 709
Height measured: at 90cm
Girth ft ins: 23' 3" at 3' in 1998
Sex: female
Earliest mention: 1909
Source of earliest mention: Little Guide to Monmouthshire
Date of visit: 22-Mar-98
Latest information: 2017 Peter Norton: The large female yew grows close to the southeast corner of the church. It has a large flared root which hindered measurement below the nails that somebody has hammered into the tree at a height of 4' 6''. I used these nails to record a girth of 22' 4''.

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