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St Athan

Tree ID: 5621

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 467cm

Girth height: at 45cm

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 12-Sep-19

Source of earliest mention: 2019: Tim Hills


The yew was measured keeping the tape 18” above the sloping ground. It has a bole of about 4′ before major branches develop. Its roots splay outwards. There has been decay after the removal of a large branch. Another large decayed branch on the south side climbs quite high. Its major growth divides into several trunks/branches.

Yew trees at St Athan:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
5621 St Athan Ancient 4m-5m 467cm at 45cm - view more info