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Tree ID: 78

Yews recorded: Ancient 7m+

Tree girth: 915cm

Girth height: No data

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 6-Apr-98

Source of earliest mention: 1891: The Yew-Trees of Britain and Ireland (1897) John Lowe


April 1998: NE of the church on a mound. A complex tree consisting of several hollowed out stems. There is no obvious reason for the large difference between Reg Wheeler’s girth of 25′ 9” at the base in 1983 and my girth guide of 30′ in 1998.

Yew trees at Llanelltyd:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
78 Llanelltyd Ancient 7m+ 915cm - view more info
77 Llanelltyd Ancient 5m-7m 671cm at the ground - view more info