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Wilmington - Kent

Tree ID: 2015

Yews recorded: Notable

Tree girth: 290cm

Girth height: at 90cm

Tree sex: unspecified

Date of visit: 8-Jul-05

Source of earliest mention: No data


A fairly cylindrical yew, its trunk thickening above head height. A brass sign by the tree contains details of its planting date -1732 – and several girth recordings taken at three feet:
4′ 1½” in 1803
5′ 2½” in 1846
7′ 3½” in 1947
7′ 10½” in 1972. From information provided by Penelope Stanford.

Yew trees at Wilmington - Kent:

Tree ID Location Photo Yews recorded Girth
2015 Wilmington - Kent Notable 290cm at 90cm - view more info