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Annual Nottingham Arboretum Celebration

18/05/2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

FREE

The Annual Nottingham Arboretum Talk  marks the anniversary of the opening of the Arboretum in 1852.

This year, Paul A. Elliot, Professor of Modern History at the University of Derby will talk about

TREES IN VICTORIAN NOTTINGHAM

c.1840 – 1880

His latest book British Urban Trees: A Social and Cultural History c 1800-1914 (2016) is the first major study of British urban arboriculture and draws upon fresh approaches in geographical, urban and environmental history.

Wing Nut in Nottingham Arboretum Image: Paul Elliott

Wing Nut in Nottingham Arboretum
Image: Paul Elliott

Tibetan Cherry in the Arboretum Image Paul Elliott

Tibetan Cherry in the Arboretum
Image Paul Elliott

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

There will also be an update on the Green Spaces Project by Judith Mills from the University of Nottingham.

Details

Date:
18/05/2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
FREE

Organiser

Friends of Nottingham Arboretum
Phone:
07500534563

Venue

The Bandstand
Nottingham Arboretum
Nottingham, NG7 4HF United Kingdom
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Phone:
07500534563