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Yew/Yews at Gwytherin Wales

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Copyright © Tim Hills - 1998
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Notes: East of the church. One of its two trunks badly damaged by fire some time in the last 25 years.
Classification: ancient
Classification Codes: A-g, frs
Girth cm: 874
Height measured:
Girth ft ins: 28' 8'' recorded in Meredith's gazetteer
Sex: female
Earliest mention: 1980
Source of earliest mention: Tree Register Data Base
Date of visit: 07-Apr-98
Latest information: The yew was measured in February 1984 by Reg Wheeler and a girth of 794cm (26' 0'') was recorded at a height of 10cm. A recent bonfire in the tree was also noted with extensive burning to 20' up the hollow trunk.

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