Allied Air Forces Memorial Garden, Manston, England
Record Id: 8343
Site is open to the public. Opening may be limited, please check Visitor Information for any restrictions.
Brief description of site
The central feature of this memorial garden is a stone of remembrance with a dedicatory plaque, flanked on either side by propellers from a crashed Short Sterling Bomber. Around these features are benches, trees, shrubs and flowers.
Brief history of site
The garden was opened by the Lord Lieutenant of Kent on June 30th, 2001.
Address: Spitfire And Hurricane Memorial Building, Manston Rd, Manston, Kent, CT12 5DF
Kent; Thanet; Manston
Historical County: Kent
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Form of site: memorial garden
Purpose of site: memorial garden
Context or principal building: commemorative
Site first created: 2001
Main period of development: Early 21st century