Tree

850th anniversary

St Bartholomew's 3 trees 850th anniversary

Erection date: 1973

Inscription

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.

This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
850th anniversary

Subjects commemorated i

This section lists the subjects who helped to create/erect the memorial on this page:
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R. F. Brook

Treasurer of St Bartholomew Hospital in 1973.

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Revd. Dr. N. J. Wallbank

Rector of St Bartholomew's in 1973.

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
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850th anniversary and Plant a Tree Year

850th anniversary and Plant a Tree Year

Taxus baccata (English yew) planted by the Rt. Revd. Bishop R. W. Stannard, M...

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Millennium tree - EC1

Millennium tree - EC1

This flowering Malus tree "John Downie" was planted on the 19th January 2000 ...

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Nearby Memorials

New River Path Canonbury gardens

New River Path Canonbury gardens

N1, Canonbury Grove / New River Path

The plaque and tree are to the right of this dumpy little round brick house which was built in the 1820's as a watchman's hut; his job be...

2 subjects commemorated
Royal Canadian Air Force  - WW2 HQ, Tree, 1946

Royal Canadian Air Force - WW2 HQ, Tree, 1946

WC1, Lincoln's Inn Fields, 20 - 28

In the film the year on the plaque is slightly obscured and looks more like "1942" but surely the event must have taken place after the e...

1 subject commemorated, 3 creators
Diamond Jubilee QEII - Jefcoate tree

Diamond Jubilee QEII - Jefcoate tree

SW11, Battersea Park

This tree is in the borough of Wandsworth. There are 32 Greater London boroughs, and this is the first Jefcoate tree that we have come ac...

1 subject commemorated, 1 creator
Nirmal Roy

Nirmal Roy

WC1, Tavistock Square Gardens

Tree planted in or before May 2006.

1 subject commemorated
Lidice

Lidice

E8, Mare Street, Lidice Rose Garden

This rose garden was planted in 1947, just 5 years after the massacre. There is possibly also another plaque (that we missed) commemorati...

2 subjects commemorated, 1 creator