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Pipers Memorial

Centre of Village, 80360 Longueval, France
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Weird Statue

The Pipers memorial is in the centre of the village of Longueval. Being all white its hard not to... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
Howlo
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Buckingham, United Kingdom
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 6 May 2017
Julie A
,
Winchester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average12%
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Apr 28, 2018
“Weird Statue”
May 6, 2017
“A surprising memorial”
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Centre of Village, 80360 Longueval, France
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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 Howlo
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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
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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

Thank gapiper
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