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Tree ID: 1753

Yews recorded: Lost

Tree girth: No data

Girth height: not measured

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 22-Jun-00

Source of earliest mention: 1836: The Yew-Trees of Britain and Ireland (1897) John Lowe


JC Loudon recorded a yew in 1836 girthing 16ft 6ins. A letter from the Rev. J.Kershaw in 1895 informed Lowe that that ‘it was destroyed 50 years ago by another tree falling on it. The remains of the trunk show that it must have been about the size given’.

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Yew trees at Hartburn:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
994 Hartburn Notable 274cm at 122cm - view more info
1753 Hartburn Images Currently Unavailable Lost No data available - view more info