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Tree ID: 972

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 460cm

Girth height: at root crown

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 7-Oct-99

Source of earliest mention: No data


October 1999 – Tim Hills: The largest yew here grows on a mound SE of the church. A fine fluted specimen, it was measured at the narrowest point above the roots and 14′ 11” (455cm) recorded.
2011 – Peter Norton: SE of the church, a girth of 15′ 1” (460cm) at 1′ (also the root crown) and 14′ 6” (442) at 3′.

Yew trees at Mells:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
972 Mells Ancient 4m-5m 460cm at root crown - view more info
971 Mells Ancient 4m-5m 437cm - view more info