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Farley Mount Country Park

Tree ID: 2857

Yews recorded: Notable

Tree girth: No data

Girth height: not measured

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 18-May-10

Source of earliest mention: 2008 Bob Burrows


Yews on Beacon Hill have been recorded by both Peter Norton and Rob Burrows. It is a private woodland comprising almost 95% yew growing on a north facing slope. The largest with clear stems at 1.5m have girths of up to 10′ 6”. Those branched to ground level have girths of about 13′ 6” (411cm) measured at the ground. Access to this woodland is from the car park at SU407293.

Yew trees at Farley Mount Country Park:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
3991 Farley Mount Country Park Ancient 4m-5m 498cm at root crown - view more info
2857 Farley Mount Country Park Notable No data available - view more info