"Great Gift" memorial to be revived on England's highest peak



The National Trust is to revive a memorial at the top of England's highest peak.
A summit cairn on Scafell Pike is to be rebuilt as part of a series of commemorations to mark 100 years since the end of World War One and the donation a few years later of 13 Lakeland summits to the National Trust.
Scafell Pike and 12 other Lakeland summits - dubbed the "Great Gift" - were given to the National Trust in the years after peace was declared, becoming Britain’s most spectacular and unique memorial to those lost in the Great War.
This “Great Gift” – Scafell Pike from Lord Leconfield and... read more

 
14 January 2018 in Regional North West , Views: 47
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