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Nearest town: Knighton

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St Mary Magdalene

Diocese: Swansea and Brecon

County: Powys

Country: Wales

Grid ref: SO20646838

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 25-Apr-04

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: Church in Wales

Yews recorded at this site: Ancient 4m-5m, Notable

Notes: The earliest parts of the church are 13th century but the age of the site is less certain. Of three yews that grow in a line on the south side, two are recorded here - the largest to the SE. The smallest of the three had a girth of 9' 5'' at the ground in 2016.

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Yew trees at Bleddfa:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
1825 Bleddfa Ancient 4m-5m 442cm at 240cm - view more info
1824 Bleddfa Notable 376cm - view more info