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Tree ID: 1975

Yews recorded: Ancient 7m+

Tree girth: 833cm

Girth height: at the ground

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 5-Jan-05

Source of earliest mention: 1817: A three week tour into Wales -Paul Hawkins Fisher


These are three fragments from a very large tree. Inside one of these can be seen an internal stem.
In 1983 Reg Wheeler measured each of the fragments, with a combined girth of 811cm (26′ 7”).
In 2005 I measured at the same place and recorded 27′ 4” (833cm).

Yew trees at Machynlleth:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
1975 Machynlleth Ancient 7m+ 833cm at the ground - view more info