Butte de Warlencourt

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"The memorials on top of the Butte ".  A nice picture from the French archives Taken by Courtesy of the French archives. September 1917 "The memorials on top of the Butte "
A nice picture from the French archives
Taken by Courtesy of the French archives. September 1917
"The nearby village of Le Barque in 1917".  The village in ruins early 1917 Taken by Courtesy of the French Achives. March 1917 "The nearby village of Le Barque in 1917"
The village in ruins early 1917
Taken by Courtesy of the French Achives. March 1917
"The 1870-1871 memorial in Bapaume Communal Cemetery".  A nice 'before' picture.About three miles from the Butte. Taken by Bob Paterson's collection. Circa WW1 days? "The 1870-1871 memorial in Bapaume Communal Cemetery"
A nice 'before' picture.About three miles from the Butte.
Taken by Bob Paterson's collection. Circa WW1 days?
"The 1870-1871 memorial in Bapaume Communal Cemetery".  A nice 100 years 'after' picture.About three miles from the Butte. Taken by Bob Paterson November 2019 "The 1870-1871 memorial in Bapaume Communal Cemetery"
A nice 100 years 'after' picture.About three miles from the Butte.
Taken by Bob Paterson November 2019
"The view from the top of the Butte".  Cold miserably foggy January day. Taken by Taken by Bob Paterson 24 January 2020 "The view from the top of the Butte"
Cold miserably foggy January day.
Taken by Taken by Bob Paterson 24 January 2020
"Buried in Warlencourt Cemetery".  A brave Australian soldier with an unusual name. Taken by Bob Paterson 24 January 2020 "Buried in Warlencourt Cemetery"
A brave Australian soldier with an unusual name.
Taken by Bob Paterson 24 January 2020
"An unusual angle of the Butte taken from across the D929 road at Warlencourt".  Taken on a foggy Somme January day Taken by Bob Paterson January 2020 "An unusual angle of the Butte taken from across the D929 road at Warlencourt"
Taken on a foggy Somme January day
Taken by Bob Paterson January 2020
"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.