Tree ID: 2210

Yews recorded: Ancient 7m+

Tree girth: 724cm

Girth height: near ground

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 4-Apr-06

Source of earliest mention: 1998: Toby Hindson


April 2006 – Tim Hills: The tree is full canopied and healthy, with a hollow from ground to 4 feet on the side facing the house. The yew is in the early process of hollowing. Measured in 1998 the bole was 23′ 9” (723cm) minimum near base, and 25′ 3” (770cm) at 3′ from the ground.
May 2021 Brynley Andrews: Full crown – well balanced and 10 percent denuded. Average health, pollarded in the 1960s. About 20 percent decay. Girth 25′ 3”/7.706m at about 10cm from soil level. 7.70 is average of three measurements

Yew trees at Askerswell:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2210 Askerswell Ancient 7m+ 724cm near ground - view more info