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Kinver Edge

Nearest town: Stourbridge

Site type: historic site

Access: Public

Church name: No Data

Diocese: No Data

County: Staffordshire

Country: England

Grid ref: SO835832

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 17-Oct-12

Recorded by: Paul Greenwood

Protection & responsibility: National Trust

Yews recorded at this site: Notable

Notes: On the embankment of an Iron Age Hill Fort, on land owned and managed by the National Trust. Elevation about 500 ft, it is on a sandstone plateau now classisfied as heathland, i.e. very poor soil. Also in mixed woodland planted post 1945 but the area was once part of the great ancient Mercian forest.

Yew trees at Kinver Edge:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
4003 Kinver Edge Notable 396cm - view more info