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Memorial details

Memorial type
Trophy / Relic
Town
Elvington
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70594
Current location

Yorkshire Air Museum
Halifax Way
Elvington
North Yorkshire
YO41 4AU
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 68054 48316
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Airship mooring block
Inscription
This airship mooring block placed in a field behind Church Wood, Lowthorpe, during the first world war 1914-1918 was removed in 1973 to its present position and this plaque was inscribed in memory of those who flew from this base and in appreciation of their service to King and country.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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