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Stanford Bishop

Tree ID: 1280

Yews recorded: Lost

Tree girth: No data

Girth height: not measured

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 15-Sep-12

Source of earliest mention: 1856: Lees: Pictures of nature around the Malvern Hills


In 1856 Edwin Lees wrote: ‘Several very old and remarkable yew trees stand in the churchyard; one in particular, of surpassing magnitude, a female tree, measured 27ft in circumference at 4ft above its base, and higher up, where the trunk bulges out, 31ft’. This is recorded by Meredith as lost in 1880.

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Yew trees at Stanford Bishop:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
734 Stanford Bishop Ancient 7m+ 702cm at 30cm - view more info
1929 Stanford Bishop Ancient 4m-5m 434cm at 60cm - view more info
1930 Stanford Bishop Ancient 4m-5m 409cm at 30cm - view more info
1280 Stanford Bishop Images Currently Unavailable Lost No data available - view more info