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War Memorial

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24 London Quay, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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Fitting

The crenalllated gateway through which you see Picton Sound and lovely gardens is a flitting... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2018
gastronaut_11
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Perth, United Kingdom
Simple arch at the end of town

Nothing grand, just a reminder to us of those that lost thier lives from the local area in the... read more

Reviewed 28 February 2018
Paul_n_Cris
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Melbourne, Australia
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4 Mar 2018
“Fitting”
27 Feb 2018
“Simple arch at the end of town”
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24 London Quay, Picton 7220, New Zealand
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Reviewed 5 March 2018

The crenalllated gateway through which you see Picton Sound and lovely gardens is a flitting tribute to those that made the ultimate sacrifice. Very photogenic.

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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

Nothing grand, just a reminder to us of those that lost thier lives from the local area in the World Wars.

Thank Paul_n_Cris
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Reviewed 28 February 2018

I don't rate this as an attrcation but as a war memorial it is a good one, beautifully located.right between the town centre and the water.

Thank Steve W
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

It sits in a prominent position on High Street, Picton and is a modest , simple and nice war memorial in commemoration of those who served and has outstanding views of the Picton Harbour and sound.

Thank Oldjack
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Reviewed 29 January 2018

Great place to look around from and take photos whilst appreciating the sacrifices of others made. A+

Thank janeL3420TU
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

to remind you of our heritage a Annzac monument. Well kept, well used, seen by tourists from around the world as they pass through the northern end of the souuth island

Thank Andie M
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

The War Memorial is a dominance presence in the small town of Picton. This small and simple memorial is a reminder of New Zealand's war effort in the two world wars.

Thank Leon L
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Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Nice to see people spend a moment to remember and reflect before wandering through the arch into the loveliness of the park to enjoy peace...

Thank Harrison_F_Carter
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Reviewed 24 December 2017

It seems every town we go to has a small memorial to their lost citizens who served for their country. The is a big fancy gate type object - it has one sign for 1914-1918 and another for 1939-1945 and under each is the list...More

Thank ruthandvern
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Reviewed 15 October 2017

My experience is that most NZ towns of any size have a memorial to the many who died in WW One and WW Two answering the call from Britain to leave home and help them fight. The War Memorial in Picton is a simple arch...More

Thank SanFranciscoGuy634
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