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Boughton Malherbe - field

Tree ID: 1111

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 408cm

Girth height: No data

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 11-Apr-02

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


April 2002 – Tim Hills: The yew has a sound, complete bole and healthy crown. Height estimated as 14m.
March 2006 – Steve Young: An explanation for this strange sight is that the yew was planted by Queen Elizabeth as a token of her thanks for staying at nearby Boughton Manor. There is no explanation for the large raised enclosure.
2008 – Enclosure is 6x6m and walls retain soil at over 2m above the level of the field.

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Yew trees at Boughton Malherbe - field:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
1111 Boughton Malherbe - field Images Currently Unavailable Ancient 4m-5m 408cm - view more info