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Tree ID: 3519

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 432cm

Girth height: No data

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 18-Jun-11

Source of earliest mention: No data


An unusual yew, with a ‘seat cut into its base’. The seat can be found on the side facing the church. Girth around the base including the seat is almost 18′. A girth of 14′ 2” (432cm) excludes the seat while girth at its narrowest point is just under 10′. As well as being pollarded at a height of about 15′, it also bulges considerably at about 5’/8′ following branch removal.

Yew trees at Shephall:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
3519 Shephall Ancient 4m-5m 432cm - view more info