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Nearest town: Caernarfon

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St Mary

Diocese: Bangor

County: Gwynedd

Country: Wales

Grid ref: SH50166602

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 21-Sep-13

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: No data

Yews recorded at this site: Notable

Notes: Llanfairisgaer is a rural graveyard on the mainland side of the Menai Straits, in North Wales. The name means the Llan of St Mary below the (roman) fort/camp. The church directly opposite on Anglesey is at Llanidan. It is said that Agricola crossed here to take Anglesey and purge the druids.

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Yew trees at Llanfairisgaer:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
4223 Llanfairisgaer Notable 370cm at the base - view more info