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Tree ID: 1741

Yews recorded: Ancient 7m+

Tree girth: 914cm

Girth height: at 120cm

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 29-Aug-98

Source of earliest mention: 1986: Churchyard yews of Gwent - J.Daryll Evans


August 1998 – Tim Hills: SE of the church. The tree presents as two fragments with a large gap between. There has been severe fire damage to the larger fragment. Well established elder trunks grew against the bole and filled some of the hollow spaces. Girth about 30′ (914cm) at 4′.
November 2013 – Tim Hills: Apart from the dead branch, the tree appeared in excellent health. Girth around the main fragment was above 20′ between the ground and 1′. The smaller fragment was above 10′ at the same height and around both fragments was above 28′.

Yew trees at Llanedeyrn:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
1741 Llanedeyrn Ancient 7m+ 914cm at 120cm - view more info
64 Llanedeyrn Ancient 4m-5m 467cm at 30cm - view more info