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Tree ID: 620

Yews recorded: Ancient 7m+

Tree girth: 734cm

Girth height: at 15cm

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 10-Aug-99

Source of earliest mention: 1994: Gazetteer in The Sacred Yew


In 1984 Reg Wheeler recorded a girth of 720cm (23′ 7”) at the ground.
1999 – Tim Hills: This much photographed yew best known for the steps which lead to the pulpit in its hollow centre. Girth of 24′ 1” (734cm) at 6” – the height of the step. This is a fine tree with a fluted red bole and numerous tall branches rising all around the hollow centre.

Yew trees at Nantglyn:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
620 Nantglyn Ancient 7m+ 734cm at 15cm - view more info
3584 Nantglyn Ancient 5m-7m 554cm at 75cm - view more info