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Common yew

Guildford, Surrey

Recorded by: Basil Watkins, Ancient Tree Forum

About the tree

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Species:
Common yewTaxus baccata
Form:
Maiden
Standing or fallen:
Standing
Living status:
Alive
Girth:
3.72m at a height of 0.50m
Veteran status:
Veteran tree

Location of tree

County:
Surrey
Country:
England
Grid reference:
TQ0372249431
Public accessibility:
Public - open access (e.g. public park)
Surroundings:
Common/heath, Woodland, Nature Reserve, SSSI/NNR/SAC, Ancient wood pasture

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  • This tree is not on the Ancient Yew Group's tree survey by Peter Norton, 2012.

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Common yew

Guildford, Surrey

Recorded by: Basil Watkins, Ancient Tree Forum

About the tree

Species:
Common yew
Form:
Maiden
Standing or fallen:
Standing
Living status:
Alive
Girth:
3.72m at a height of 0.50m
Condition:
Holes or water pockets, Hollowing trunk, Decaying wood on the ground, Decaying wood in the crown <50%
Veteran status:
Veteran tree
Tree number:
233052
Local or historic name:
--

Location of tree

County:
Surrey
Country:
England
Grid reference:
TQ0372249431
Public accessibility:
Public - open access (e.g. public park)
Surroundings:
Common/heath, Woodland, Nature Reserve, SSSI/NNR/SAC, Ancient wood pasture
Ancient tree site:
Merrow Downs
Woodland Trust wood:
No

Wildlife

Epiphytes:
Lichen
Fungi:
Chicken of the woods (Laetiporus sulphureus)
Invertebrates:
Yes
Bats:
--

Recorded by

Recorded by:
Basil Watkins
Recording organisation:
Ancient Tree Forum
Recorded on:
06/08/2022