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Watlington Hill

Tree ID: 4300

Yews recorded: Ancient 4m-5m

Tree girth: 409cm

Girth height: No data

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 3-Apr-14

Source of earliest mention: 2006: Dave Kenny


The second of the larger yews is a short distance away and close to a gate leading out of the reserve. It has an 8′ break of crown, with one badly damaged branch and evidence of hollowing at a small basal cavity. Girth was recorded at the top of the large root flare as 13′ 5” (409cm).
Grid reference is SU7002893195 and the tree has been recorded for the Ancient Tree Hunt as ATH 8583.

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