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Sullington

Nearest town: Worthing

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St Mary

Diocese: Chichester

County: Sussex - West

Country: England

Grid ref: TQ09851311

Lost yew site: Yes

Date visited: 4-Jun-99

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: Parochial Church Council

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

Notes: There were once no fewer than six yews of similar size to the lone survivor we see today, which grows SW of the church. The church website states that 'the tower and the nave are basically Saxon, about 1050, but altered in Norman times and during the 12th and 13th centuries'. It was damaged in the 1987 storm, which also destroyed two yews.

Yew trees at Sullington:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
758 Sullington Ancient 5m-7m 544cm at 30cm - view more info
1748 Sullington Lost No data available - view more info