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Tree ID: 1147

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 536cm

Girth height: at 10cm

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 21-May-05

Source of earliest mention: 2005: Sheila Hardiman


May 2005 – South of the church. Its girth is retained to a height of about 10′ before much branching. It appears solid but a single gap at the ground reveals it to be hollow. A girth of 17′ 1” (521cm) at the ground was recorded.
2011: A girth of 17′ 5” (531cm) was recorded between the ground and 6”.
2020: Girth increased to 17′ 7” (536cm) measured at the same height.

Yew trees at Pensax:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
1147 Pensax Ancient 5m-7m 536cm at 10cm - view more info
1257 Pensax Ancient 5m-7m 518cm at 90cm - view more info