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Tree ID: 223

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 607cm

Girth height: at the ground

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 16-Apr-01

Source of earliest mention: 1996: Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust


2001 (April) – Tim Hills: A tall narrow tree SW of the church. Two main growth areas develop from a bole of 3’/5′. Several large branches have been removed from the lower part of the bole. Girth 20′ 1” (612cm) close to the ground.
2005 – Russell Cleaver: Girth of 574 cm (18′ 10”) at the ground.
2014 (January) – Tim Hills: 20′ 1” (612cm) recorded close to the ground.
2017- Paul Wood: Girth of 19′ 11” (607cm) at the ground, level from the west side.

For more information go to the Diocese of Swansea webpage.

Yew trees at Abbeycwmhir:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
223 Abbeycwmhir Ancient 5m-7m 607cm at the ground - view more info
224 Abbeycwmhir Ancient 5m-7m 511cm at the ground - view more info