A Grove of trees in the Scottish Highlands
Come fishing on the Averon.....Come climb Ben Wyvis...
Dr.Peter Anderson Rockley
29/1/1942 - 30/6/2010

Dr.Peter Anderson Rockley grove

Peter was born at Acharacle,Argyll of a Scottish mother and English father.His childhood was spent in Rugby where he was educated,later he studied medicine at St Andrews.He served as a medical officer in the RAF and then worked as a GP, first in Brant Broughton,Lincs and subsequently for 30 years in Saffron Walden,Essex,being well respected in both communities.

Peter enjoyed outdoor activities from an early age - fly fishing holidays in Scotland were the highlight of his year while in Rugby.Later he enjoyed travelling the world ,studying French,cooking,hosting parties and he developed numerous other outdoor activities - shooting,golf,cycling on his tandem,flying model aircraft,hiking and especially fishing in the rivers and lochs in Scotland - how proud he was the day he caught a salmon on the Averon!

As life progressed,he was actively pushing his roots deeper into the soil of Scotland but sadly fate decreed otherwise ....

Peter stood out from the crowd for the best reasons - he did much for others and people mattered to him - knowing him was a priviledge. He was a free spirit of the Highlands, like the Scottish Wildcat,so may generations of Wild Cats thrive in his grove .

Rest in peace ,Peter,alongside Mr Sooty,Julie ,Bouncer,Poppy,Sally,Wallace and Gilly until we all meet at Rainbow Bridge .....

Love from the Woolly Mammoth ,Penny ,Sheba and all your friends

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Peter was a great friend, for such a short time. Rest in peace and we hope the fishing, food, model flying and whisky are all up to scratch. Love Mike & Linda

Donated by Michael Cox

20th February 2011

To Peter ,our beloved friend,hiking,flying and angling companion - at heart a true HIGHLANDER. From all your friends,human and feline

Donated by Suzanne Mary Guilbert

9th November 2010

Donated by Suzanne Mary Guilbert

8th November 2010

Your grove of trees

The trees in this grove will be carefully planted in protected sites in the Scottish Highlands where they will create homes for wildlife and forests for the future.

Scots pine against a summer blue sky.
Twinflowers in bloom on pine woodland floor.
A Scotch argus butterfly on common ragwort.
Dr.Peter Anderson Rockley's grove
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