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Old Romney

Tree ID: 3484

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 447cm

Girth height: at 30cm

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 11-Oct-11

Source of earliest mention: 2008: Ancient Tree Hunt


October 2011 – Tim Hills: A fine healthy tree carried on numerous thick branches from a height of 8′ and above. On the NE side of the tree many low branches have been removed. It is here that hollowing will develop. Girths of 14′ 8” (447cm) at 1′ and 15′ 5” (470cm) at 3′ recorded.
March 2023 – Peter Norton: A healthy crown. A mass of seeds around the trunk identified it as female. There was evidence of one nail in the trunk (hammered in flush) at around 1ft from the ground. Measured at this height 15′ 4” (467cm) was recorded.

Yew trees at Old Romney:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
3484 Old Romney Ancient 4m-5m 447cm at 30cm - view more info