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Nearest town: Folkestone

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St James the Great

Diocese: Canterbury

County: Kent

Country: England

Grid ref: TR11664493

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 28-Mar-99

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: Parochial Church Council

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

Notes: The earliest parts of the church are Norman. This is one of Kent's many multiple tree sites, with no fewer than 4 ancient yews.

Site files:

Yew trees at Elmsted:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
434 Elmsted Ancient 5m-7m 660cm at 30-60cm - view more info
433 Elmsted Ancient 5m-7m 653cm at 90cm - view more info
435 Elmsted Ancient 5m-7m 574cm at 30cm - view more info
432 Elmsted Ancient 5m-7m 505cm at 30cm - view more info