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Barlow - Yew Tree House Farm

Tree ID: 3366

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 579cm

Girth height: at 90cm

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: No data

Source of earliest mention: 1992: Mary Haslam


The yew grows on Yew Tree Farm. The owners provided the following information in 1992: ‘It was struck by lightning in 1924. You will see by the photo taken from the north side where all the dead wood was sawn off; the tree is hollow. The girth at 3 feet is 19 feet (579cm) and at 4 feet is 18ft 6ins (564cm). It is female, having berries in the autumn’.
In 2024 Owen Johnson recorded a girth of 5.62m (18′ 5”) at 120cm.

Yew trees at Barlow - Yew Tree House Farm:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
3366 Barlow - Yew Tree House Farm Ancient 5m-7m 579cm at 90cm - view more info
3597 Barlow - Yew Tree House Farm Images Currently Unavailable Lost No data available - view more info