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Lydiard Tregoze

Tree ID: 968

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 409cm

Girth height: at 30cm

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 14-Oct-00

Source of earliest mention: Andy McGeeney


Tim Hills – October 2000: Girths of 13′ 2” (401cm) at 1′ and 13′ 10” (422cm) at 4′ 6” recorded. Above this height it bulges with twiggy growth. There was evidence of much burrowing beneath. Though it gave the impression of great solidity it was obviously hollow inside. A low tree, height 25’/30′.
2010 – Peter Norton: Three yews are found in this churchyard. The one recorded here comprises a short bole that once had five main branches, of which three have since been removed. Girth of 13′ 5” (409cm) at 1′, 13′ 0” (396cm) at 2′ and 13′ 6” ((411cm) at 3′. The tree is at 51.561825,-1.851133.

Yew trees at Lydiard Tregoze:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
968 Lydiard Tregoze Ancient 4m-5m 409cm at 30cm - view more info