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Stanford Bishop

Tree ID: 734

Yews recorded: Ancient 7m+

Tree girth: 702cm

Girth height: at 30cm

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 15-Sep-12

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


August 1998 – Tim Hills: Tree 1 on the plan, NW of the church. From its 8′ bole rises a large central hollowing branch and several more substantial branches, forming a regular canopy around the tree. Girths of 22′ 8” (691cm) at 1′ and 28′ 3” (861cm) at 5′ were recorded.
In October 2004 a girth of 22′ 7” (688cm) at 1′ was recorded.
In September 2012 a girth of 22′ 9” (693cm) at 1′ and 24′ 9” (754cm) at 3′ (beneath the bulges) was recorded.
In September 2020 the following girths were recorded: 23′ 0½” (702cm) at 1′, 25′ 0” (762cm) at 3′ and 28′ 10” (879cm) at 5′.

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