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St Mary Hoo

Tree ID: 2240

Yews recorded: Notable

Tree girth: 330cm

Girth height: at 150cm

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 11-May-06

Source of earliest mention: 1915: Photograph taken in that year


A hollow shell with a large dead section. The tree lost some of its top in the hurricane of 1987. Its present height is 30’/35′. It grows NE of the church. Girth of 330cm (10′ 10”) at 150cm recorded in 2006.
With a girth of under 4m the tree is presently classified as notable. Because it displays veteran characteristics it will in the future be classified as V-con (veteran on account of its condition).

Yew trees at St Mary Hoo:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2240 St Mary Hoo Notable 330cm at 150cm - view more info