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Tree ID: 300

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 686cm

Girth height: at root crown

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 28-Sep-98

Source of earliest mention: 1914: J.C. Cox - Gloucestershire


1998 – Tim Hills: The bole bulges between 1′ and 3′. At 7’/9′ its fluted main branch develops. A substantial limb gives the crown a distinctive shape. Girth of 22′ 8” (691cm) at 1′ was recorded, swelling to 26′ 7″ (810cm) at 3′.
March 2014 – Peter Norton: Of the three yews that grow here the largest is found close to the south porch. Girth was 22′ 6” (686cm) at root crown. A young male grows near the north of the tower and close to the north gate a female girthing 12′ 6” (381cm ) at 1′.

Yew trees at Broadwell:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
300 Broadwell Ancient 5m-7m 686cm at root crown - view more info