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Tree ID: 224

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 511cm

Girth height: at the ground

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 16-Apr-01

Source of earliest mention: 1996: Clwyd Powys Archaeological Trust


April 2001 – Tim Hills: Growing on a bank above the stream SE of the church. 6 main branches radiate from the bole of 3’/4′. Girth of 16′ 9” (511cm) at the ground.
September 2005 – Russell Cleaver: 544 cm (17′ 10”) at the ground.
2014 – Tim Hills: A girth of about 17′ (518cm) close to the ground.
2017 Paul Wood: 17′ 0½” (519cm) recorded as the tree’s lowest girth.
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