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Bockleton

Nearest town: Leominster

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St Michael

Diocese: Hereford

County: Worcestershire

Country: England

Grid ref: SO59296141

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 3-Jun-00

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: Parochial Church Council

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

Notes: The earliest part of the church is Norman, though the www.achurchnearyou.com website states that 'the foundation walls suggest that there was a Saxon Church here before the present one was built in 1160'. The two old yews grow on the south side, while two younger yews, seen here, grow either side of the east lychgate.

Yew trees at Bockleton:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
290 Bockleton Ancient 7m+ 701cm at 25cm - view more info
291 Bockleton Ancient 5m-7m 561cm at 60cm - view more info