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Brecon Cathedral

Tree ID: 1837

Yews recorded: Notable

Tree girth: 337cm

Girth height: at 150cm

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 28-Jun-04

Source of earliest mention: 1837: Thomas Roscoe - Wanderings in South Wales


2004 Tim Hills: Sadly the prodigious yews described by Roscoe no longer grow at this site. In 2011 Steve Waters recorded ‘a smallish yew – 3.37m girth at 1.50m but with distinct hollowing both of branches and trunk’.

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Yew trees at Brecon Cathedral:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
1837 Brecon Cathedral Images Currently Unavailable Notable 337cm at 150cm - view more info