Tree

Burns' Day Storm

Burns' Day Storm
Burns' Day Storm

Erection date: 15/3/1993

Inscription

Medlar, Mespilus Germanica L. (Var. Nottingham)
The gift of Liddell's House, Westminster School. Planted on 15th March 1993 to replace a London Plane tree damaged in the storm of 25th January 1990.

Westminster has 11 houses some of which have boarders. Liddell's is a mixed boarding house in Little Dean's Yard with seven places for sixth form girls.

Site: Burns' Day Storm (1 memorial)

SW1, Dean's Yard

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Burns' Day Storm

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Burns' Day Storm

Because this storm hit during the day-time it caused more human casualties th...

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