Butte de Warlencourt

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"Looking to Eaucourt l'Abbaye from the Butte".  A perfect view over the battlefields leading to the Butte Taken by Bob Paterson August 2020 "Looking to Eaucourt l'Abbaye from the Butte"
A perfect view over the battlefields leading to the Butte
Taken by Bob Paterson August 2020
"Memorials on the Butte ".  1922/23 early days of colour picture Taken by Kahn Collection  1922/1923 "Memorials on the Butte "
1922/23 early days of colour picture
Taken by Kahn Collection 1922/1923
"The Entrance to Eaucourt  l'Abbaye".  Rather rare WW1 period picture. Taken by from a book owned by Bob Paterson 1916 "The Entrance to Eaucourt l'Abbaye"
Rather rare WW1 period picture.
Taken by from a book owned by Bob Paterson 1916
"Butte sponsors - Intona Limited".  Big welcome to Ron Mitchell director of Intona Limited seen standing at Drummond Castle near Crieff in Scotland where Intona were working Taken by Bob Paterson Summer 2019 "Butte sponsors - Intona Limited"
Big welcome to Ron Mitchell director of Intona Limited seen standing at Drummond Castle near Crieff in Scotland where Intona were working
Taken by Bob Paterson Summer 2019
"The view from the D929".  A nice black and white version of the view seen by the passer by. Taken by Bob Paterson November 2019 "The view from the D929"
A nice black and white version of the view seen by the passer by.
Taken by Bob Paterson November 2019
"The Somme battlefield conditions late 1916".  Mud, mud and more mud. Plus water of course. Taken by Archives de La contemporaine - Pas de Calais VAL Autumn 1916 "The Somme battlefield conditions late 1916"
Mud, mud and more mud. Plus water of course.
Taken by Archives de La contemporaine - Pas de Calais VAL Autumn 1916
"Albert - the street leading to La Boisselle and beyond".  A pre bombardment photo of the street leading to the current day McDonalds, La Boisselle etc. The bakers shown is still a bakers today. One of the more popular photos posted on the Butte's Instagram account. Taken by Bob Paterson's collection. Date unknown "Albert - the street leading to La Boisselle and beyond"
A pre bombardment photo of the street leading to the current day McDonalds, La Boisselle etc. The bakers shown is still a bakers today. One of the more popular photos posted on the Butte's Instagram account.
Taken by Bob Paterson's collection. Date unknown
"The view from the sky taken by associate Stevie Kerr".  A stunning picture of the Butte from drone. Taken by Stevie Kerr - www.skphotos.com.co.uk Unknown. "The view from the sky taken by associate Stevie Kerr"
A stunning picture of the Butte from drone.
Taken by Stevie Kerr - www.skphotos.com.co.uk Unknown.
"The pathway before the refurb!".  The old pathway– looking down from the summit Taken by Bob Paterson 18 August 2011 "The pathway before the refurb!"
The old pathway– looking down from the summit
Taken by Bob Paterson 18 August 2011
"The butte from an unusual angle".  The butte from an unusual angle – from the north east facing south west Taken by Bob Paterson July 2018 "The butte from an unusual angle"
The butte from an unusual angle – from the north east facing south west
Taken by Bob Paterson July 2018
"A stunning early morning view of the Butte.".  A stunning early morning view of the Butte. Taken by Richard Smith 22 February 2019 "A stunning early morning view of the Butte."
A stunning early morning view of the Butte.
Taken by Richard Smith 22 February 2019
"A Scottish visitor to the Butte".  A Scottish visitor to the Butte - Mr Ed Dixon Taken by Ed Dixon May 2013 "A Scottish visitor to the Butte"
A Scottish visitor to the Butte - Mr Ed Dixon
Taken by Ed Dixon May 2013
"The site of German gun placements near Warlencourt".  The site of German gun placements near Warlencourt Taken by Bob Paterson July 2018 "The site of German gun placements near Warlencourt"
The site of German gun placements near Warlencourt
Taken by Bob Paterson July 2018
"The War memorial in Warlencourt-Eaucourt".  The War memorial in Warlencourt-Eaucourt Taken by Bob Paterson November 2018 "The War memorial in Warlencourt-Eaucourt"
The War memorial in Warlencourt-Eaucourt
Taken by Bob Paterson November 2018
"The Butte from le Sars Communal cemetery".  The Butte from le Sars Communal cemetery Taken by Bob Paterson 18 January 2019 "The Butte from le Sars Communal cemetery"
The Butte from le Sars Communal cemetery
Taken by Bob Paterson 18 January 2019
"The Butte de Warlencourt from the driveway".  The Butte de Warlencourt from the driveway Taken by Bob Paterson "The Butte de Warlencourt from the driveway"
The Butte de Warlencourt from the driveway
Taken by Bob Paterson
"The King on the Butte".  The King visiting the Butte de Warlencourt, accompanied by military officials. "The King on the Butte"
The King visiting the Butte de Warlencourt, accompanied by military officials.