BOSTON (WHDH) - The city of Boston got a special delivery Friday.
The Holiday Tree arrived on the Common Friday morning.
The tree is a gift from Nova Scotia as a thank you after Boston provided help to Halifax after an explosion in 1917.
The white spruce is 47 feet long and arrived on a flatbed truck.
The tree will be lit on December 1st.
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