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Tree ID: 890

Yews recorded: Notable

Tree girth: 394cm

Girth height: at 120cm

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 SE3 has a twisting fluted bole of fine appearance. Three large branches have been removed at a height of about 6’/8′. A few feet higher the main branch has been truncated and smaller branches rise to take its place. Girths of 12′ 11” (394cm) at 4′ and 12′ 10” (391cm) at 5′ recorded.
2012 – Peter Norton: Girths of 13′ 5” (409cm) at 2′ and 12′ 11” (394cm) at 4′ recorded. Nails in the trunk at the height of 2′ have been removed, but a new nail has been hammered in at 4′.

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