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Bignor

Nearest town: Petworth

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: The Holy Cross

Diocese: Chichester

County: Sussex - West

Country: England

Grid ref: SU98251467

Lost yew site: Yes

Date visited: 4-Jun-99

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: Parochial Church Council

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

Notes: The present church dates from the late 11th century. In 1944 Major G.B.Hill wrote to Cornish of 'Two old yews, the older reckoned to be 600 years'. Only one remains.

Yew trees at Bignor:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
286 Bignor Ancient 5m-7m 605cm at 45cm - view more info
1121 Bignor Images Currently Unavailable Lost No data available - view more info