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Tree ID: 305

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 577cm

Girth height: at the ground

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 24-Feb-01

Source of earliest mention: 1897: The Yew-Trees of Great Britain and Ireland - John Lowe


The yew is split into two sections, of which one still lives. When the dead wood to which this is attached decays, girth will be reduced to under 10′. Girth of 18′ 11” (577cm) allowing tape to rise above roots.

Yew trees at Broxbourne:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
305 Broxbourne Ancient 5m-7m 577cm at the ground - view more info