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        Hougoumont:

 "A Battle Within A Battle"

The Attack on Hougoumont

Our first ever publication printed by hand in 1990

 

Inside the chapel showing the burn marks to the feet of the crucifix.

A cross from inside the chapel

Memorial to the First or Grenadier Guards

Looking at the Chateau from the formal garden

Inside the North Gate looking at the South Gate and chapel

The Chapel and the plaques on the outside

   

The Chapel and remains of the Chateau

The North Gate

Looking at the Chateau from the formal garden

 

Inside the North Gate looking at the South Gate and chapel

Reenactors entering the North Gate

The wall to the formal garden from the orchard and plaque to General Baudin

 

The South Gate

 

The Garden Wall showing the loopholes

Showing the height of the Garden Wall

 

 Plaque to the 3rd Guards

Plaque to the Royal Wagon Train just inside the North Gate on the Great Barn

  

                             

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