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Tree ID: 319

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 523cm

Girth height: at 5cm

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 9-Apr-98

Source of earliest mention: 1809/11: A description of Caernarvonshire - E. Hyde Hall. Information provided by John Shakespear


1984 – Reg Wheeler: Girth of 500 cm at the ground.
April 1998 – Tim Hills: The yew grows south of the church. It is bulgy from the ground, with a knobbly texture and covered in adventitious growth. Girth of 17′ 2” (523cm) close to the ground, 19′ 3″ (587cm) at 3′ and 19′ 9″ (602cm) at 5′.

Yew trees at Caerhun:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
318 Caerhun Ancient 5m-7m 549cm at 30cm - view more info
319 Caerhun Ancient 5m-7m 523cm at 5cm - view more info