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Tree ID: 581

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 515cm

Girth height: at the ground

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 8-Apr-98

Source of earliest mention: 1903: North Staffordshire Field Club excursion


Recorded by Reg Wheeler in 1983 as follows: 515cm (16′ 11”) at the ground. Three stems (one divides to make four) a – 260cm; b – 260cm; c – 205cm; d – 110cm.
April 1998 – Tim Hills: WSW of the church. Several thick branches from a short bole. Girth about 22′ measured close to the ground in 1998. The difference between our ground measurements is so great that one of us has recorded the wrong girth.

Yew trees at Maentwrog:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
582 Maentwrog Lost 570cm at the ground - view more info
583 Maentwrog Ancient 5m-7m 562cm at 90cm - view more info
581 Maentwrog Ancient 5m-7m 515cm at the ground - view more info