Tree: 850th anniversary
Erection date: 1973
Taxus baccata (English yew) planted by the Revd. Dr. N. J. Wallbank, Rector and R. F. Brook, Esquire, Treasurer of the Hospital to commemorate the 850th anniversary of the foundation of the Priory and hospital of St Bartholomew in Smithfield.
Site: St Bartholomew's 3 trees (3 memorials)
EC1, Cloth Fair, St Bartholomew the Great graveyard
The millennium tree (in 2008 still a sapling) is in front of the half-timbered wall. The two yews commemorating the 850th anniversary are to the left; only one of them appears in the picture.