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Tree ID: 244

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 640cm

Girth height: No data

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 10-Jan-99

Source of earliest mention: 1805: Painting by Buckler reproduced by the Alderbury and Whaddon Local History Research Group


January 1999 – Tim Hills: A hollow shell leans away from the church. It’s branches are strapped to the top of 7 large poles which give much needed support. It may in the future split and become up to 3 separated fragments. A girth of 21′ was recorded in Meredith’s gazetteer.

Yew trees at Alderbury:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
244 Alderbury Ancient 5m-7m 640cm - view more info