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Charlton Marshall

Nearest town: Blandford Forum

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St Mary the Virgin

Diocese: Salisbury

County: Dorset

Country: England

Grid ref: ST9003804072

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 4-Jan-10

Recorded by: Peter Norton

Protection & responsibility: Parochial Church Council

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

Notes: Many parts of St Mary's church are medieval, including most of its tower and northern aisle. The rest was mainly rebuilt in 1713 with further restoration in 1895. The interior is a rare example of rural Georgian church architecture. The old female yew grows NE of the church, while a younger male grows SE.

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Yew trees at Charlton Marshall:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
3204 Charlton Marshall Ancient 5m-7m 597cm at the ground - view more info