Planted in Commemoration
Earl of Harrowby
First President of University College of North Staffordshire (1949 - 1955)
Pedunculate or English Oak Quercus robur planted by him on the lawn to the side of Keele Hall; square M11; compartment 25. The plaque reads "Quercus robur, English Oak. This tree (from Sandon Hall) was planted by Lord Harrowby, first President of University College of North Staffordshire in March 1952". Square M11, compartment 25. Photographed in 2008.