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Brief description of site

The 6 Group RCAF and 4 Group RAF Garden of Remembrance is situated within the Yorkshire Air Museum. The garden is surrounded by a high hedge to provide peace and privacy for visitors. A salvaged propeller on a dedicatory plinth forms the focal point.

Brief history of site

The dedication was unveiled in 1988.

Location information:

Address: Yorkshire Air Museum Small Memorial Garden, Elvington, North Yorkshire, YO41 4AU

Locality: York

Local Authorities:

York; Elvington

Historical County: Yorkshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 105 Grid Ref: SE680480
Latitude: 53.9237 Longitude: -0.96601

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Key information:

Form of site: memorial garden

Purpose of site: memorial garden

Context or principal building: military airfield site

Site first created: 1988

Main period of development: Late 20th century

Survival: Extant

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