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Nearest town: Rhayader

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St Mary the Virgin

Diocese: Swansea and Brecon

County: Powys

Country: Wales

Grid ref: SO05407131

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 16-Apr-01

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: Church in Wales

Yews recorded at this site: Ancient 5m-7m

Notes: The church is close to the site of an abbey founded in 1143. Two male yews grow on the S side.

Site files:

Yew trees at Abbeycwmhir:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
223 Abbeycwmhir Ancient 5m-7m 607cm at the ground - view more info
224 Abbeycwmhir Ancient 5m-7m 511cm at the ground - view more info