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Freda's Grave

Cannock Chase, Stafford, England
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Commemorates a New Zealand mascot from World War 1

Anyone passing the area from Australia or New Zealand it's well worth a detour to see this rather... read more

Reviewed 6 May 2018
golf475
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midlands UK
historical!!

a great piece of history, shame it is not more clearly marked out,im a local and its a find, the... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2018
Leighton R
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Cannock Chase, Stafford, England
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Reviewed 6 May 2018

Anyone passing the area from Australia or New Zealand it's well worth a detour to see this rather special grave

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

a great piece of history, shame it is not more clearly marked out,im a local and its a find, the story of Freda is fab

Thank Leighton R
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Reviewed 17 February 2018

Really cannot recommend a visit to this place enough An ancient oak forest with the most delightful wildlife Definitely worth a visit

Thank Annie D
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

Freda's grave was easy to get to apart from the last turn in to get there. It is pleasant and nice that is all i can say about it

Thank Hannah K
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

Look out for the brown sign and follow - you will be very surprised as to what is there. I am not going to spoil it for you....

1  Thank Barbados1999
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Reviewed 25 May 2017

Lovely walks all around the area. The carpark close by is excellent as someone has put out bird food and a large range of birds frequent the spot to peck at the ground along with many grey squirrels. If you love photography and small coloured...More

Thank Jenny B
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Cannock Chase has lots to offer; it's a designated Area of Outstanding Beauty, has outward bound centres, lots of walks and wildlife: especially deer, which you might see when you visit Fredas' Grave. As you're in the area, you can include a visit to The...More

2  Thank yvonne c
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Reviewed 4 March 2017

Yes it's a dogs' grave but there is a bigger story here. The regimental mascot of the incredibly brave fighting men from New Zealand, who were stationed here before going off to the horrors of France.

Thank Ian C
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

I live near Cannock Chase and attend Remembrance Services for all the animals that served during tithe world war 1 and 2 conflict Nearby is the commwealth and German cemeteries. Well worth a visitb

Thank May K
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

My husband and I were walking on The Chase and saw the sign pointing the way to Freda's grave - intrigued we went to find it - having no idea who Freda was off we went - without saying more ....... Go and find it!

2  Thank Barbados1999
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