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Tree ID: 179

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 655cm

Girth height: at 38cm

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 12-Aug-98

Source of earliest mention: 1871: Bygones


In 1983 Reg Wheeler recorded a girth of 655cm (21′ 6”) at 38cm. He noted a tree of ‘3 main stems – previous outer stem removed’.
August 1998 – Tim Hills: Furthest from the church of the two trees on the north side. In the process of fragmentation. A large piece of dead wood in the centre may be part of the original trunk. I recorded a girth of 26′ 3” (800cm) at 5′.

Yew trees at Llansilin:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
181 Llansilin Ancient 7m+ 724cm at 50cm - view more info
180 Llansilin Ancient 7m+ 701cm at 38cm - view more info
179 Llansilin Ancient 5m-7m 655cm at 38cm - view more info
176 Llansilin Ancient 5m-7m 644cm at 60cm - view more info
178 Llansilin Ancient 5m-7m 567cm at the ground - view more info
177 Llansilin Ancient 5m-7m 566cm at 38cm - view more info
4783 Llansilin Lost No data available - view more info