Butte de Warlencourt

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"Henry Parker's funeral service".  Private buried 100 years later Taken by Owner of document Blanche Crossan October 2019 "Henry Parker's funeral service"
Private buried 100 years later
Taken by Owner of document Blanche Crossan October 2019
"Henry Parker's funeral service".  Voix du Nord coverage of the funeral Taken by Article owned by Blanche Crossan October 2019 "Henry Parker's funeral service"
Voix du Nord coverage of the funeral
Taken by Article owned by Blanche Crossan October 2019
"The anti slip treads on the walkway sponsor sign".  The tread sponsors sign is erected again after getting the new picture attached. These anti slip treads have been wonderful Taken by Bob Paterson 8 September 2019 "The anti slip treads on the walkway sponsor sign"
The tread sponsors sign is erected again after getting the new picture attached. These anti slip treads have been wonderful
Taken by Bob Paterson 8 September 2019
"Grave marker of EC Babb in Warlencourt cemetery.".  The actual grave of Ec Babb whose death plaque picture is shown here separately. Taken by Victoriacrosson line Instagram "Grave marker of EC Babb in Warlencourt cemetery."
The actual grave of Ec Babb whose death plaque picture is shown here separately.
Taken by Victoriacrosson line Instagram
"South African Death Plaque".  The 'death penny'of EC Babb of the 2nd South African Brigade who was killed at the Butte on 12 October 1916. Taken by Bob Paterson August 2019 "South African Death Plaque"
The 'death penny'of EC Babb of the 2nd South African Brigade who was killed at the Butte on 12 October 1916.
Taken by Bob Paterson August 2019
"Returning to normal after the war.".  Le Sars in 1922 Taken by From the collection of Jean Magnier, Warlencourt Postcard stamped August 1922 "Returning to normal after the war."
Le Sars in 1922
Taken by From the collection of Jean Magnier, Warlencourt Postcard stamped August 1922
"100th anniversary ceremony on the Butte November 2016".  The coach arrives! Taken by Charles Crossan November 2016 "100th anniversary ceremony on the Butte November 2016"
The coach arrives!
Taken by Charles Crossan November 2016
"Bapaume in 1919".  The road to Albert Taken by From the collection of Jean Magnier Warlencourt Picture from 1919. "Bapaume in 1919"
The road to Albert
Taken by From the collection of Jean Magnier Warlencourt Picture from 1919.
"Warlencourt Cemetery".  Cemetery information - the front page of the register Taken by Charles Crossan November 2016 "Warlencourt Cemetery"
Cemetery information - the front page of the register
Taken by Charles Crossan November 2016
"The Butte".  A lovely picture from November 2016 Taken by Charles Crossan November 2016 "The Butte"
A lovely picture from November 2016
Taken by Charles Crossan November 2016
"Repainting took place in July 2019".  The walkway to the top - as was. Taken by Bob Paterson July 2019 "Repainting took place in July 2019"
The walkway to the top - as was.
Taken by Bob Paterson July 2019
"Repainting took place in July 2019".  The walkway to the top after repainting Taken by Bob Paterson July 2019 "Repainting took place in July 2019"
The walkway to the top after repainting
Taken by Bob Paterson July 2019
"Repainting took place in July 2019".  The walk to the first bend as was. Taken by Bob Paterson July 2019 "Repainting took place in July 2019"
The walk to the first bend as was.
Taken by Bob Paterson July 2019
"Repainting took place in July 2019".  The walkway to the first bend now Taken by Bob Paterson July 2019 "Repainting took place in July 2019"
The walkway to the first bend now
Taken by Bob Paterson July 2019
"A South African grave".  A South African who fell in October 1916. The butte in the background. Please have a read of the story on this website re the South Africans on the Butte. Taken by Bob Paterson July 2019 "A South African grave"
A South African who fell in October 1916. The butte in the background. Please have a read of the story on this website re the South Africans on the Butte.
Taken by Bob Paterson July 2019
"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.