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South Hayling

Tree ID: 726

Yews recorded: Ancient 7m+

Tree girth: 1006cm

Girth height: not recorded

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 18-Sep-98

Source of earliest mention: 1865: A handbook for travellers in Surrey, Hampshire, and the Isle of Wight-King and Murray


September 1998 – Tim Hills: A complex combination of large hollow spaces and enormous leaning limbs, one too heavy even for its supporting prop has become impaled on the protective railings.
June 1999 – Russell Cleaver: A huge 36′ 3” (11.04m) tree. Multi-stemmed, behind railings. Vast, but not as old as it measures?
August 2006 – John Bushby greeted 38 members of Eibenfreunde (Friends of the Yew) visiting as part of their 10 day field trip to study the finest yew sites in Southern England.

Yew trees at South Hayling:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
726 South Hayling Ancient 7m+ 1006cm not recorded - view more info