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Oxford Inscriptions: Trees in Pullen’s Lane


Pullen's Lane inscription

THE LIME AND PLANE TREES / NEARBY WERE PLANTED / BY HIS WIFE AND FAMILY / IN MEMORY OF
DR. H. M. HARRIS
OF WEMBLEY, MIDDLESEX AND THE BARN PULLEN’S LANE / BELOVED PHYSICIAN / 1894 – 1976

This inscription was set into the wall at the south-west end of Pullen's Lane by the permission of Pergamon Press

Dr Herbert Melville Harris was the author of Between the White Gates: A History of the Barn, the Tree, and Some Notable Inhabitants of Pullen’s Lane, Headington (Oxford Polytechnic Press, 1975).

Stephanie Jenkins