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Watlington Hill

Tree ID: 2237

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 414cm

Girth height: No data

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 3-Apr-14

Source of earliest mention: 2006: Dave Kenny


Towards the bottom of the descent grows the first of two larger yew. It has a break of crown around 3’/4′ from which seven branches emerge, one of which arcs over the footpath. From this three minor branches are trying to take root. The minimum girth at the clearly defined root crown was 13′ 7” (414cm).
Grid reference is SU7024193256 and the tree has been recorded for the Ancient Tree Hunt as ATH 8580.

Yew trees at Watlington Hill:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2237 Watlington Hill Ancient 4m-5m 414cm - view more info
4300 Watlington Hill Ancient 4m-5m 409cm - view more info
4301 Watlington Hill Notable No data available - view more info