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Tree ID: 1065

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 584cm

Girth height: at the ground

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 11-Apr-02

Source of earliest mention: 1936: The King's England - Arthur Mee


NE of the church. It has been dramatically ‘pruned’. Some of its internal growth, which took decades or centuries to develop, is now no longer connected to the live parts of the tree from which it developed and which it was supporting. Girths of 19′ 2” (584cm) at the ground and 20′ 4” (620cm) at 3′ recorded.

Yew trees at Birling:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
1065 Birling Ancient 5m-7m 584cm at the ground - view more info
1066 Birling Images Currently Unavailable Ancient 5m-7m 561cm at the ground - view more info