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Tree ID: 511

Yews recorded: Ancient 7m+

Tree girth: 711cm

Girth height: at 15cm

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 25-Oct-99

Source of earliest mention: 1992: The Eternal Yew - Trevor Baxter


October 1999 Tim Hills: Numerous thick branches surround a 4′ high platform in the centre of the tree. Girth was 24′ 8” (752cm) at 2′ and 23′ 0” (701cm) at 6”.
June 2013 – Peter Norton: The female yew grows south of the chapel doorway. It has a low break of crown from which many stems sprout. Two of these have been storm damaged and the centre one is hollow and fragmenting. A girth of 23′ 4” (711cm) at about 6” was obtained.

Yew trees at Heythrop:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
511 Heythrop Ancient 7m+ 711cm at 15cm - view more info