At on July 1916 the Battle of the Somme started with explosion of 17 massive 'mines' underneath enemy territory. Lochnagar was the largest of these. It remains "The largest crater ever made by man in anger".
Château de Rambures, Rambures, Somme, France. The château was constructed in the Middle Ages in the style of a military fortress of the 15th century. It was one of the first castles in Europe to be constructed almost exclusively in bricks.The castle is set in a park, the Parc et Roseraie du Château de Rambures containing a rose garden and ancient trees. It has been classified as a monument historique by the French Ministry of Culture since 1927.