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Tree ID: 382

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 671cm

Girth height: at the ground

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 17-Aug-99

Source of earliest mention: 1946: The Churchyard Yew and Immortality-Cornish


August 1999 – Tim Hills: A large hollow tree standing on 6 ‘legs’. Also an internal stem. Girth 26′ 3” (800cm) at the ground.
June 2007 – Russell Cleaver: Girth recorded as 21′ 7”/6.58m at about 3′.
July 2015 – Paul Wood: The ancient specimen is situated at the west end of the church. It appears to have much regrowth since the photograph taken in 1999. Somebody has seen fit to store sheep skulls in the tree’s hollow. We also measured at 3′ and recorded exactly 22′ (6.71m).

Yew trees at Cregrina:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
382 Cregrina Ancient 5m-7m 671cm at the ground - view more info
2546 Cregrina Ancient 5m-7m 635cm at 5cm - view more info
4696 Cregrina Notable No data available - view more info