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Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea in Greater London County, England, United Kingdom
 

Elfin Oak

 
 
Elfin Oak Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 29, 2018
1. Elfin Oak Marker
Inscription.  
Elfin Oak
Originally carved in 1911 and maintained
for over 40 years by sculptor Ivor Inne
With grateful thanks also to Spike Milligan CBE and
his friends whose interest and support enabled
complete restoration of the wee folk
1996
HRH The Prince of Wales unveilled this plaque
presented by the Elfin Oak Appeal Fund

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Parks & Recreational Areas.
 
Location. 51° 30.522′ N, 0° 11.274′ W. Marker is in Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, England, in Greater London County. Marker can be reached from the intersection of Bayswater Road and Kensington Palace Gardens, on the left when traveling west. Located in Kensington Palace Gardens. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, England W2 2UH, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 3 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Orangery Project (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); Victoria R (approx. 0.4 kilometers away); Bomb Damage (approx. 1.6 kilometers away); Victoria and Albert Museum (approx. 1.8
Elfin Oak Marker image. Click for full size.
By Michael Herrick, July 29, 2018
2. Elfin Oak Marker
kilometers away); Twelve Responses to Tragedy (approx. 1.8 kilometers away); Sir Henry Cole (approx. 1.8 kilometers away); Marble Arch (approx. 2.1 kilometers away); Animals In War (approx. 2.1 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea.
 
More about this marker. The marker is inside a cage, which protects the tree from vandals.
 
Also see . . .  Elfin Oak on Wikipedia. (Submitted on August 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.)
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on August 17, 2018. It was originally submitted on August 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 47 times since then and 6 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on August 17, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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