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Nearest town: Welshpool

Site type: churchyard

Access: Public

Church name: St Mary

Diocese: Hereford

County: Powys

Country: Wales

Grid ref: SJ26360392

Lost yew site: Yes

Date visited: 10-Sep-04

Recorded by: Tim Hills

Protection & responsibility: Church in Wales

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

Notes: Records of the site go back to c1000. The half timbered church is found 200 yards along a track. As well as the six yews recorded by CPAT as growing west of the church, a further two grow SE and a third has been felled. The 2nd and 3rd photos show the youngest four yews in the churchyard, with girths between 7' 10'' and 10'.

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Yew trees at Trelystan:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
1907 Trelystan Ancient 5m-7m 605cm at narrowest - view more info
1908 Trelystan Notable 394cm at 90cm - view more info
1909 Trelystan Notable 388cm at 90cm - view more info
4642 Trelystan Notable 381cm at 5cm - view more info