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The Sabbath Schools Trees were planted to commemorate Sabbath School movement worldwide.
In 1880 a tree was planted to commemorate the centenary; in 1930 a second tree was planted from a stock grown from the original tree to commemorate the 150th anniversary; and a third tree was planted in 1980.
|Address:||Thompson & Kennedy Streets, Botanical Gardens, Hamilton, 3300|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.746614|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Wednesday 2nd July, 1930|
The adjoining tree was planted in commemoration of the centenary of Sabbath Schools by William Thomson Esq. Mayor A. Milton 2nd July 1880
The adjoining tree was planted by Mrs. M. B. Thomson to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the establishment of Sabbath Schools. 2nd July 1930