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Saint- Ouen-le- Pin

Tree ID: 5370

Yews recorded: Ancient 5m-7m

Tree girth: 524cm

Girth height: at 100cm

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 21-Jul-18

Source of earliest mention: 1862: Arcisse de Caumont


The yew was recorded in 1862 in Arcisse de Caumont’s Statistique monumental du Calvados, vol 4, p165.
In 2018 I recorded girths as follows: 5.33m (17′ 6”) at 50cm (above the bulging roots); 5.24m (17′ 2”) at 100cm and 5.34m (17′ 6”) at 130cm. The tree is fluted and had one opening on the south side revealing numerous internal stems. Inside was about 75cm of humus.

Yew trees at Saint- Ouen-le- Pin:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
5370 Saint- Ouen-le- Pin Ancient 5m-7m 524cm at 100cm - view more info