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Myndtown - Pilgrim's Route(1)

Tree ID: 2644

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 462cm

Girth height: at about 50cm

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 5-Oct-07

Source of earliest mention: Andrew Morton's Trees of Shropshire


A low growing yew with fluted bole. Dead sections all around the tree but also plenty of living wood. It appears to have either collapsed or been cut at about 5′ and its branches form around the edge of a centre filled with humus to that height. Girth was 15′ 2” (462cm) at narrowest point between 18” and 24”.

Yew trees at Myndtown - Pilgrim's Route(1):

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2644 Myndtown - Pilgrim's Route(1) Ancient 4m-5m 462cm at about 50cm - view more info