2018-01-13 HS2 works at St James's Gardens
12 images Created 2 Feb 2021
London, UK. 13th January, 2018. Images taken close to the site of the former St James's Gardens which has been closed to facilitate work on the HS2 high-speed rail link. Around 50 London Plane, Common Ash, Italian Alder, Common Lime, Bird Cherry, Wild Cherry and Sugar Maple trees were felled there as part of preparations for HS2 and an estimated 30,000-60,000 bodies will be exhumed from the cemetery there.