Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Belfast in County Antrim, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
 

Living Leaves

one hundred winters

 
 
Living Leaves Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 12, 2019
1. Living Leaves Marker
Inscription.  

This tree is one of four, planted to celebrate the lives of Belfast's citizens who were over 100 years of age, during the City Hall's centenary year.

The four trees, one at each corner of the City Hal, represent the four seasons. The names of the centenarians born in those seasons are inscribed in the leaves below.

Robert Abernethy Mary Llewellyn Sarah Livingstone
Lillian Spence Isabelle Magaw Allan Hill
Jane Brymer Helena McLean [missing leaf]

Dedicated by
The Right Honourable The Lord Mayor Councillor P McCarthy
13 November 2006


 
Erected 2006 by the City of Belfast.
 
Location. 54° 35.768′ N, 5° 55.875′ W. Marker is in Belfast, Northern Ireland, in County Antrim. Marker is at the intersection of Donegall Square West and Donegall Square South (Northern Ireland Route A1), on the right when traveling north on Donegall Square West. Touch for map. Marker is in the sidewalk, adjacent to the tree, at the SW corner of the Belfast City Hall grounds. Marker
Living Leaves "one hundred winters" Paver image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 12, 2019
2. Living Leaves "one hundred winters" Paver
is at or near this postal address: Donegall Square, Belfast, Northern Ireland BT1 5GS, United Kingdom. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Donegall Square West (a few steps from this marker); World Wars Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Frederick Temple (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Donegall Square South (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir Daniel Dixon Bart [Baronet] (within shouting distance of this marker); Sir Otto Jaffe (within shouting distance of this marker); James Joseph Magennis (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Belfast.
 
Categories. Notable Events
 
Living Leaves "one hundred winters" Paver Abernethy Leaf image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 12, 2019
3. Living Leaves "one hundred winters" Paver Abernethy Leaf
Living Leaves Marker and Tree image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., May 12, 2019
4. Living Leaves Marker and Tree
"one hundred winters" paver in sidewalk beyond tree. Looking NW
 
More. Search the internet for Living Leaves.
 
Credits. This page was last revised on May 19, 2019. This page originally submitted on May 19, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 51 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on May 19, 2019, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
 
Editor’s want-list for this marker. Name of centenarian on missing leaf, as well as photos of the other three "season" markers, trees, and pavers • Can you help?
Paid Advertisement