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Tree ID: 51

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 472cm

Girth height: at 90cm

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 1-Mar-12

Source of earliest mention: 1991: Tree Register Data Base -Percival Morgan


1999 – Tim Hills: Tree 2 on plan, SW of the church, a hollow shell which expands as it gains height. 15′ 5” (470cm) at 3′ was recorded.
March 2012 – Tim Hills: A girth of 15′ 9” (480cm) was recorded, keeping the tape 3′ above the sloping ground. It was also measured keeping a horizontal tape 3′ above the highest ground, where 15′ 6” (472cm) was recorded.
2016 – Paul Wood: Tree 2 is probably the best kept of the yews. A small area on the NE side of the tree had a thin covering of ivy and a small amount of rubbish shared the hollow space with a rotting internal stem hanging down. The tree had a clean and distinctly yellow surfaced bole. Girth was recorded as 15′ 6” (472cm) at 3′, as in 2012. Foliage was sparse.

Yew trees at Llandefalle:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
3849 Llandefalle Ancient 5m-7m 538cm at 60cm - view more info
53 Llandefalle Ancient 5m-7m 533cm at 90cm - view more info
51 Llandefalle Ancient 4m-5m 472cm at 90cm - view more info
3847 Llandefalle Ancient 4m-5m 465cm at 22cm - view more info
3850 Llandefalle Lost No data available - view more info
52 Llandefalle Ancient 4m-5m No data available - view more info