Unity Tree of Life

Section 1: Identification
Reference Number: 
ESX_CM77_038
Other Title (Common Title): 
Panner Hand Sculpture
Section 2: Location
Street: 
Blickling Road
Name of Town/Village/City: 
Great Notley
County: 
Essex
Postcode: 
CM77 7JZ
GPS Latitude: 
51*51’56.49”N
GPS Longitude: 
0*31’47.32”E
Precise Location (description): 
Raised grassed and paved area triangular in shape, adjacent to Notley Green Primary School
Setting: 
Public Space
Charges Might Apply: 
No
Section 3: Maker
Maker: 
Maker Forename: 
Ann
Maker Surname: 
Wesley
Section 4: General Information
Work is: 
Extant
Listing Status: 
Not Listed
Section 6: Object Part
Part: 
Part Name: 
Sculpture
Material: 
Metal
Height (cm): 
450.00
Width (cm): 
250.00
Depth (cm): 
30.00
Section 7: Condition Assessment
Person who Assessed Condition: 
Graham Brace
Surface Condition: 
Corrosion, deterioration
Vandalism: 
Graffitti
Vandalism Detail: 
Minor Chalk graffitti
Photographic Evidence: 
Section 8: Other Object Information
Inscriptions: 
Unity Dedicated to the Memory of John Ray
Background Information: 
Also known as the Panner Hand Sculpture it is dedicated to the memory of John Ray. It was installed in 1999/2000. It symbolises the coming together of the two parishes that became Great Notley Parish as portrayed by the schoolchildren's handprints on the higher vertical elevations. lt is situated next to the entrance to Notley Green Primary School - Britain’s first sustainable primary school. Cast at Rayne Foundry.
Section 9: References
References: 
Publisher URL: 
http://www.braintreecommunitycentre.org.uk/public-art-directory.php?pt=G&m=B&id=47
Publication Title: 
Braintree Public Art Directory
Date: 
Friday, June 10, 2016
Section 10: Data Information
Last Modification: 
Friday, June 10, 2016
Last Modified By: 
Richard Brett
Inspected By: 
Graham Brace
Photographed by: 
Graham Brace