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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.

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