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Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories
Tree Stories

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This metal sculpture aims to reflect the area’s mining history. The branches of the tree hold the tools and personal items of miners who worked in the nearby Hanley Deep Pit, now Central Forest Park. Sculpture Works, Denis O’Connor’s creative company worked with local people and school children to ensure that the sculpture represents the community in which it is situated.
Title

Tree Stories

Date

2008

Medium

metal

Measurements

H 650 x W 460 x D (?) cm

Accession number

ST1_AEB_S005

Acquisition method

commissioned by Stoke-on-Trent City Council, with funding from Advantage West Midlands and the European Regional Development Fund

Work type

Sculpture

Owner

Stoke-on-Trent City Council

Custodian

Stoke-on-Trent City Council

Work status

extant

Unveiling date

24th January 2008

Access

at all times

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Located at

Central Forest Park, Town Road, Stoke-on-Trent

ST1 5AS