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Tree: Royal Free Hospital - Qvist


This tree was planted by his nursing staff in memory of Mr G. Qvist, surgeon to the Royal Free Hospital. Died 28 July 1981.

Site: Royal Free Hospital (8 memorials)

NW3, Rowland Hill Street, Heath Strange Garden

This strangely monikered garden was named for Dr William Heath Strange who, in 1882, founded the Hampstead General Hospital that went on to merge with the Royal Free.

The 4 trees are in the central lawn with the 3 memorials for the hospitals. the Hendrick stone is in the flowerbed behind the camera.

2014: we read that there are plans to extend the hospital buildings onto this garden.

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This section lists the subjects commemorated on the memorial on this page:
Royal Free Hospital - Qvist

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George Qvist

Surgeon to the Royal Free Hospital. Wrote a biography of fellow surgeon John ...

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This section lists the other memorials at the same location as the memorial on this page:
Royal Free Hospital - Qvist

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Royal Free Hospital - 150 anniversary

This Mulberry was donated by the League of the Royal Free Hospital Nurses to ...

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Royal Free Hospital - Dewhurst

This tree was planted by the nurses and hospital colleagues in memory of Mr. ...

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Royal Free Hospital - Hendrick

In memory of Helen Hendrick, born 14.11.1953, died 31.07.2012.

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Royal Free Hospital - Mendelsohn

Annette Mendelsohn, 1949 - 2008, child & adolescent psychotherapist.

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Royal Free Hospital - old and new hospitals

To commemorate the unveiling of the original stone frieze of Hampstead Genera...

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