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Tree ID: 3042

Yews recorded: Lost

Tree girth: No data

Girth height: not measured

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 1-Aug-09

Source of earliest mention: 1862: www.ucl.ac.uk/archaeology/cisp/database/site/tirph.html


The old chapel foundation is still here with a few tombstones. The 1862 account describes a small chapel, ‘the sole evidence of vitality about the place were two venerable yew trees, quite decayed in the trunks, and with only a few green sprigs on the top’. Today there is no sign of the yews.

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Yew trees at Brithdir:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
3042 Brithdir Images Currently Unavailable Lost No data available - view more info