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Tree ID: 751

Yews recorded: Ancient 7m+

Tree girth: 795cm

Girth height: at the ground

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 4-Jun-99

Source of earliest mention: 1845: Rambles by Rivers - James Thorne


June 1999 Tim Hills – Thick buttresses at the base of the bole can be followed into the branches they support. A bole of solid appearance, covered with twiggy growth. Girth of 25′ 9″ (785cm) at the ground recorded.
September 2012 Peter Norton: The female yew grows just west of the south porch, much bushy lower growth, a full crown and evidence of recent lower branch removal. Measured at the ground, just below the point where the epicormic growth starts a girth of 26′ 1” (795cm) was recorded.

Yew trees at Stopham:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
751 Stopham Ancient 7m+ 795cm at the ground - view more info