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Norton Canon

Tree ID: 5025

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 401cm

Girth height: at the ground

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 16-Feb-16

Source of earliest mention: 2016: Paul Wood


February 2016 – Paul Wood: This yew is the most southerly of the two yews growing at the west end of the church. Foliage was deep green high into the tree. Many lower limbs have been removed. There were no holes or rot. Measured at the ground on the church side of the tree a girth of 13′ 2” (401cm) was recorded. A similar result would have been found anywhere in the first 7’/8′ on this regular bole. Its grid reference is SO38184775.

Yew trees at Norton Canon:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
5025 Norton Canon Ancient 4m-5m 401cm at the ground - view more info
5026 Norton Canon Notable 345cm at the ground - view more info
4845 Norton Canon Notable No data available - view more info