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Tree ID: 3868

Yews recorded: Notable

Tree girth: 361cm

Girth height: at 60cm

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 12-Jul-00

Source of earliest mention: 1865: A handbook for travellers in Surrey, Hampshire, and the Isle of Wight-King and Murray


July 2000 – Tim Hills: Tree SW 2 is hollow on the side away from the path, with crumbling red heartwood falling out. Many yellow leaves were noted. A girth of 10′ 1” (307cm) at 5′ was recorded.
2012 – Peter Norton: A horse shoe shape with aerial root and fibres visible. Girth of 11′ 10” (361cm) at 2′ recorded. Also noted new growth on top of a truncated bole.

Yew trees at Bentley:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
890 Bentley Notable 394cm at 120cm - view more info
3869 Bentley Notable 376cm at 60cm - view more info
3868 Bentley Notable 361cm at 60cm - view more info
3867 Bentley Notable 252cm at 90cm - view more info