To mark the anniversary of the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes 18th October 1685 and in memory of the large numbers of Huguenot refugees that came here in the seventeenth century  the Bishop of London, Richard Chartres presented a mulberry tree to Christ Church, Spitalfields.  Please read more about the significance of the mulberry tree in the link below from The Gentle Author:

http://spitalfieldslife.com/2016/10/18/the-spitalfields-mulberry/

 

 

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