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Tree ID: 1070

Yews recorded: Lost

Tree girth: No data

Girth height: not measured

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 12-Apr-02

Source of earliest mention: 1664: Sylva or Discourse on Forest Trees -Evelyn


April 2002 – Tim Hills: This was a ‘stupendous yew which John Evelyn (Sylva 1664) described as being 58 feet in circumference’. In 1897 Rev J.T.Pearce told Lowe ‘I cannot find any vestige of it left, nor any remembrance of this tree amongst any old people living in the parish or neighbourhood’.

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Yew trees at Brabourne:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
1071 Brabourne Images Currently Unavailable Ancient 4m-5m 434cm at 30cm - view more info
1070 Brabourne Images Currently Unavailable Lost No data available - view more info