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Stanford Bishop

Nearest town: Worcester

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St James the Greater

Diocese: Hereford

County: Herefordshire

Country: England

Grid ref: SO68195156

Lost yew site: Yes

Date visited: 15-Sep-12

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: Parochial Church Council

Yews recorded at this site: Ancient 4m-5m, Ancient 7m+, Lost

Notes: A Norman church, reputedly the site of a conference attended by St Augustine and the British Bishops in AD 603. Three significant yews are recorded here. The photo shows that the tradition of yew planting continues.

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Yew trees at Stanford Bishop:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
734 Stanford Bishop Ancient 7m+ 702cm at 30cm - view more info
1929 Stanford Bishop Ancient 4m-5m 434cm at 60cm - view more info
1930 Stanford Bishop Ancient 4m-5m 409cm at 30cm - view more info
1280 Stanford Bishop Images Currently Unavailable Lost No data available - view more info