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Nearest town: Barnstaple

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St Peter

Diocese: Exeter

County: Devon

Country: England

Grid ref: SS59773744

Lost yew site: No

Date visited: 17-Oct-98

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: Parochial Church Council

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

Notes: This site is under 10 miles from the Atlantic. Two widswept female trees grow on the south side of the 13th century church.

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Yew trees at Shirwell:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
719 Shirwell Ancient 5m-7m 633cm at 100cm - view more info
720 Shirwell Ancient 5m-7m 627cm at 100cm - view more info