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Bettws Newydd

Tree ID: 281

Yews recorded: Ancient 7m+

Tree girth: 1006cm

Girth height: No data

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 1-Nov-97

Source of earliest mention: 1848: A Topographical Dictionary of Wales


1994 Chetan and Brueton’s ‘The Sacred Yew’ gives this yew a girth of 33′. November 1997 – Tim Hills: This exceptional yew grows west of the church. Within the shell is a columnar internal stem of considerable girth.
October 2005 – Tim Hills: Tree looks fine and healthy.

Yew trees at Bettws Newydd:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
281 Bettws Newydd Ancient 7m+ 1006cm - view more info
283 Bettws Newydd Ancient 5m-7m 643cm at 30cm - view more info
282 Bettws Newydd Ancient 5m-7m 597cm at 90cm - view more info