SJ8398 : Planters in Mount Street

taken 2 years ago, near to Manchester, Great Britain

Planters in Mount Street
Planters in Mount Street
Planters, part of the Tree of Hope Trail, displaying the "Manchester Bee" along the wall of the Town Hall Extension.
Trees of Hope, Manchester 2018

The ‘trees of Hope’ trail was one of the events organised to mark the first anniversary of the terrorist bomb attack on the Manchester Arena which killed 22 concert-goers as they left a concert by American singer, Ariana Grande on 22 May 2017.

The trail features 28 Japanese maple trees placed in planters, each sporting the bee logo, along a route from Victoria Station to St Ann’s Square. From Saturday 19 May to Sunday 27 May inclusive, anyone wishing to leave a message of tribute, solidarity and love was able to attach it to one of the trees using specially-designed cardboard tags. At the end of the Trees of Hope event, all of the messages will be preserved and kept – alongside tributes left last year – in an archive of the city’s response to the attack. It is intended that the trees themselves will remain in the city centre.

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Date Taken
Friday, 10 August, 2018   (more nearby)
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Friday, 17 August, 2018
Geographical Context
Public buildings and spaces  City, Town centre 
Primary Subject of Photo
Town Hall 
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 8383 9800 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.7084N 2:14.7066W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 83835 98020
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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