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Waterloo 200th Anniversary Links

Postby Mark » July 1st, 2014, 7:06 pm

If you are aware of any web sites regarding the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo please post details below.

Bicentenary exhibition at The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum
http://www.rgjmuseum.co.uk/wloo15_about.asp

Waterloo 200
http://www.waterloo200.org/

Waterloo 2015
http://www.waterloo2015.org/en

Visit Belgium: Bicentenary of the Battle of Waterloo 1815-2015
http://www.visitbelgium.com/index.php?m ... eturnid=75
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Re: Waterloo 200th Anniversary Links

Postby OXFORDMON » July 1st, 2014, 7:29 pm

Bicentenary exhibition at The Royal Green Jackets (Rifles) Museum
http://www.rgjmuseum.co.uk/wloo15_about.asp
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Re: Waterloo 200th Anniversary Links

Postby Mark » July 2nd, 2014, 7:41 am

Thanks, Andy! I have added your suggestion to the master list.

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Re: Waterloo 200th Anniversary Links

Postby FBC-Elvas, Portugal » July 18th, 2014, 8:16 am

Here's another one Mark: http://www.waterloo2015.org/en

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Re: Waterloo 200th Anniversary Links

Postby Mark » July 18th, 2014, 8:19 am

Thanks, Sarah! Added to the master list, nice looking web site.

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Re: Waterloo 200th Anniversary Links

Postby MajorSharpe » August 12th, 2014, 9:05 pm

Nice bit of 'History within History'

https://www.flickr.com/photos/angeljim46/14708083370/
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Re: Waterloo 200th Anniversary Links

Postby FBC-Elvas, Portugal » August 13th, 2014, 10:25 am

A wonderful picture. Thank you for sharing it with us.

I think the Project Hougoumont group would be very interested in seeing the picture. http://www.projecthougoumont.com/introduction.html

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Re: Waterloo 200th Anniversary Links

Postby Dominique T. » August 13th, 2014, 11:32 am

But the comment is completely wrong, as you will have understood.
It's not the chapel, of course, but the so-called "gardeners house".

Indeed post 1899, as the (now destroyed) annex shows.
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Re: Waterloo 200th Anniversary Links

Postby Mark » August 14th, 2014, 9:47 am

Thanks for the additional links! Please keep them coming!

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Re: Waterloo 200th Anniversary Links

Postby MajorSharpe » August 14th, 2014, 6:45 pm

Dominique T. wrote:But the comment is completely wrong, as you will have understood.
It's not the chapel, of course, but the so-called "gardeners house".

Indeed post 1899, as the (now destroyed) annex shows.


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