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Tree ID: 4502

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 415cm

Girth height: at 90cm

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 13-Dec-14

Source of earliest mention: 1988: Paul Devereaux


In 1988 Paul Devereaux, then warden of the Lugg valley Field Centre, sent information to the Conservation Foundation. He described the churchyard yew as having a girth of 13′ 7” (415cm) at 3′ and 16′ (488cm) at 4′.
2016 – Paul Wood: All that has changed since 2014 is the addition of another water tank and some rolls of wire, making close inspection impossible.

Yew trees at Byton:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
4502 Byton Ancient 4m-5m 415cm at 90cm - view more info