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Tiverton - St Peter

Tree ID: 2334

Yews recorded: Notable

Tree girth: 320cm

Girth height: at 100cm

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 23-Nov-06

Source of earliest mention: 1703: Devon and Cornwall Notes and Queries


November 2006 – Tom McManamon: A yew tree was planted in St Peter’s churchyard on March 24th, 1703 by John Newte, Rector.
A girth recording of 8′ 10” dates from either 1944 or 1983.
2006: Girth at the ground was recorded by Tom McManaman as 12′ 2” (371cm).
2008: Girth of 10′ 6” (320cm) at 1m was recorded by Barry Saich.

Yew trees at Tiverton - St Peter:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2334 Tiverton - St Peter Notable 320cm at 100cm - view more info