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Okeford Fitzpaine

Tree ID: 3113

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 508cm

Girth height: at 22cm

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 23-Oct-09

Source of earliest mention: 1989 Hatton Gardner


The yew was measured by Hatton Gardner in 1989 and a girth of 481cm (15′ 9”) at 0.3 was recorded. The tree has a bole of about 4′ before three main branches develop. The tallest of its branches has at some stage been truncated and most of its upper growth is lateral. Girth in 2009 was 16′ 8” (508cm) between 6” and 1′.

Yew trees at Okeford Fitzpaine:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
3113 Okeford Fitzpaine Ancient 5m-7m 508cm at 22cm - view more info