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Highbury Wood

Tree ID: 2576

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 442cm

Girth height: No data

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 28-Jul-07

Source of earliest mention: British History Online


A decaying hollow shell on the dyke above a precipitous drop. New growth at the edge of this shell is now 30’/35′ tall, and the yew will live on in this new form long after the remainder of the old shell decays.

Yew trees at Highbury Wood:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2573 Highbury Wood Ancient 4m-5m 483cm - view more info
2576 Highbury Wood Ancient 4m-5m 442cm - view more info