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Caynham

Nearest town: Ludlow

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St Mary

Diocese: Hereford

County: Shropshire

Country: England

Grid ref: SO55347326

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, Notable

Notes: Several Norman features are found in this rebuilt church in a well maintained churchyard. The ancient yew, on the south side, is seen here in a watercolour painted by Rev. Williams on 28th June 1791. We are grateful to Shropshire Archives for permission to show it here. Here is also found an avenue of young yews.

Yew trees at Caynham:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
344 Caynham Ancient 5m-7m 525cm at narrowest - view more info
5249 Caynham Notable No data available - view more info