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Fitting memorial to the brave sacrifice of the scots

moving and nice tribute to the Scottish regiments who fought for king and country. All Scots should... read more

Reviewed 5 August 2018
eddieprice13
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Found by accident

But glad we did! Being from Scotland and having a father who was a piper, we were very pleasantly... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
elaineandmalcolm
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scotland
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Aug 4, 2018
“Fitting memorial to the brave sacrifice of the scots”
Jul 23, 2018
“Found by accident”
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Centre of Village, 80360 Longueval, France
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Reviewed 5 August 2018

moving and nice tribute to the Scottish regiments who fought for king and country. All Scots should feel a tear in the heart, and a sense of pride in what this represents.

Thank eddieprice13
Reviewed 24 July 2018

But glad we did! Being from Scotland and having a father who was a piper, we were very pleasantly surprised to come across this memorial. Well worth a visit if you’re in the area.

Thank elaineandmalcolm
Reviewed 28 April 2018

The Pipers memorial is in the centre of the village of Longueval. Being all white its hard not to see it! Across the road you will find a French Memorial.

Thank Philip H
Reviewed 6 May 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
Reviewed 31 March 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
Reviewed 24 March 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
Reviewed 20 August 2016

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

Thank FiShep
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

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

Thank K5727EDrobertj
Reviewed 29 May 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

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