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West Meon

Tree ID: 4005

Yews recorded: Notable

Tree girth: 389cm

Girth height: at 90cm

Tree sex: male

Date of visit: 23-Oct-12

Source of earliest mention: 2012: Peter Norton


The yew grows well away from the church at the farthest southeast corner of the lower graveyard. It has a flared bole and a large basal cavity with evidence of small internal roots. Break of crown is at about 9′ with two main leaders and healthy looking foliage.
Girths were recorded as follows: 12′ 9” (389cm) at 3′; 13′ 8” (417cm) measured at the top of the slope on which it grows; 13′ 6” (411cm) at 1′ and 13′ 4″ (406cm) at 2′.

Yew trees at West Meon:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
4005 West Meon Notable 389cm at 90cm - view more info