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Sherwood Foresters Regiment Memorial

Plaistow Green Road | Crich Stand, Crich DE4 5DP, England
+44 1773 852350
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We can see this monument from our upstairs window and the grandchildren always asked what it was so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Roderick H
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Derby, United Kingdom
A Moving and Awesome Monument to those who gave their All for our Freedom

This is another monument I have passed by many times during my life. Today I visited this... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
jrdo5959
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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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Plaistow Green Road | Crich Stand, Crich DE4 5DP, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We can see this monument from our upstairs window and the grandchildren always asked what it was so we took them up to see it and they climbed all 58steps,very windy but lovely views,made our way down and went for a drink in tea room,very...More

Thank Roderick H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is another monument I have passed by many times during my life. Today I visited this incredible structure. Although dating back to Victorian times names are still being added to this memorial from the wars in Afghanistan, Iraq, etc. Erected originally to commemorate the...More

Thank jrdo5959
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

whent to the tram musium and just had to walk here the view was great if you are near my go and see it

Thank wiss j
Reviewed 1 May 2017

A little out of the way this is well worth the trip, as this monument honours all the Sherwood Foresters who have served and died in times of war. Windy and cold, with views from the top that show why it was located here originally.

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Crich Stand (as it's known locally) is an iconic memorial set high in the middle of the Derbyshire countryside. You can climb the tower and see for well over 20 miles. A small tea room serves basic refreshments and there's plenty of benches to sit...More

Thank AJoldfield
Reviewed 27 March 2017

Paid an impromptu visit after eating nearby. Very beautifully kept grounds and the views of course are stunning! There's only space for 4 people at the viewing area at the top of the tower, so don't assume you'll be able to head straight up. The...More

Thank _jennaparker09
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Worth a visit if you are in the area. This well kept memorial offers wonderful view across the countryside and offers some interesting historical information. Parking and the opportunity to climb the memorial for a small donation. A few benches and pretty green spaces for...More

Thank Simon V
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

You should be able to drive up here but for some reason it was closed so I had to park outside the gates and walk up the steep driveway to the beacon and memorial. The views are outstanding and you can see perhaps 4 counties....More

Thank sheepygold
Reviewed 21 September 2016

You can walk up here from the tramline end at the tramway village, which is only a little hike or access it further down for a stroll to it

Thank photosrme
Reviewed 10 September 2016

My Grandfather from Glasgow proudly served with the 8th Battalion Sherwood Foresters in WW 1. He survived the war and I wanted to visit this memorial in his memory. The views are stunning all around. We visited on a day it was meant to be...More

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