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Tree ID: 587

Yews recorded: Ancient 7m+

Tree girth: 953cm

Girth height: at the ground

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 3-Jul-14

Source of earliest mention: 1799: Coxe - Historical tour in Monmouthshire


Tim Hills: Tree 1 on the plan and closest to the church by the south porch. A well documented tree consisting of 4 considerable areas of growth from a low bole. Between the 1998 and 2014 visits low growth has hidden the trunk when looked at from the porch. The formidable ancient is best seen from the opposite side. Girth of 31′ 3” (953cm) at the ground -or 18” where ground slopes away, is from 1999.
2017 – Peter Norton: The tree was measured following a line close to the ground and threading the tape behind ivy and holly stems. A girth of 31′ 7” was recorded.

Yew trees at Mamhilad:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
587 Mamhilad Ancient 7m+ 953cm at the ground - view more info
588 Mamhilad Ancient 5m-7m 676cm at 5cm - view more info
590 Mamhilad Ancient 5m-7m 610cm - view more info
589 Mamhilad Ancient 5m-7m 506cm at 30cm - view more info
4430 Mamhilad Ancient 5m-7m 500cm at base - view more info
4434 Mamhilad Notable No data available - view more info
4433 Mamhilad Notable No data available - view more info
4432 Mamhilad Notable No data available - view more info
1249 Mamhilad Images Currently Unavailable Lost No data available - view more info