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Weston Common - Avenue Nurseries

Tree ID: 5242

Yews recorded: Notable

Tree girth: 399cm

Girth height: at 137cm

Tree sex: female

Date of visit: 20-Jan-18

Source of earliest mention: 2018: Hugo Egleston


The female yew grows at SU6930643874. It has a girth of 13′ 1” (399cm) at 4′ 6”.
There used to be a triple stemmed yew with a girth of about 15′ at SU6917643839 (the selling area). This yew disappeared about a year ago.
Yews are also found on the opposite side of the road. At SU6962343941 the yew is now in a garden.
There are also many younger yews in the woodland, as well as a few mature yews and yew stumps scattered amongst the trial plots and plantations on Weston Common, which the Forestry Commission took over in the 1950s.

Yew trees at Weston Common - Avenue Nurseries:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
5242 Weston Common - Avenue Nurseries Notable 399cm at 137cm - view more info