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Pipers Memorial

Centre of Village, 80360 Longueval, France
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A surprising memorial

It was a great surprise to come across this relatively new memorial to the Pipers who had helped to... read more

Reviewed May 6, 2017
Julie A
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Winchester, United Kingdom
A bit of an odd looking thing but a memorial nonetheless!

It's a curious looking statue, definitely a one-off, with an odd sort of expression on its face... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2017
dianne m
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manchester
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
May 6, 2017
“A surprising memorial”
Mar 30, 2017
“A bit of an odd looking thing but a memorial nonetheless!”
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Centre of Village, 80360 Longueval, France
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Reviewed May 6, 2017

It was a great surprise to come across this relatively new memorial to the Pipers who had helped to keep up the morale of the various regiments involved in battles in this area. It s sited in the middle of the village with a rather...More

Thank Julie A
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Reviewed March 31, 2017

It's a curious looking statue, definitely a one-off, with an odd sort of expression on its face. Worth seeing for its curiosity value if for nothing else!

Thank dianne m
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Reviewed March 24, 2017

Located at the crossroads in the centre of the village the memorial is worth a quick stop to read and photograph, especially if you have Scottish blood inyour veins.

Thank Gary M
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Reviewed August 20, 2016

A nice memorial which is worth a 5-minute look, perhaps when stopping for a coffee at the tabec opposite.

Thank FiShep
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Reviewed June 30, 2016 via mobile

Driving from our village of Morval we came across the Pipers Memorial for the Scottish Soldiers who defended the village

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Reviewed May 29, 2016

My wife and I were present for the dedication of this impressive memorial. It is truly magnificent and such a surprise in an otherwise non-descript town with a huge role in te Battle of the Somme. As a piper myself, it was touching to see...More

Thank gapiper
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