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Royal Air Force 158 Squadron Memorial

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Gransmoor Rd, Lissett, England
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Evocative fitting remembrance to 158 squadron's lost heroes of WW2

This memorial captures your heart. On approach you see the figures of a 7 man RAF Halifax bomber... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Loreen K
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Prague, Czech Republic
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-unique memorial -comprehensive information boards nearby -garden bench in the small memorial... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2017
NICHOLASGILROY
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York, United Kingdom
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Gransmoor Rd, Lissett, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This memorial captures your heart. On approach you see the figures of a 7 man RAF Halifax bomber crew appearing as if walking towards you. Beautifully captured remembrance dedicated to the 850 men and one woman who lost their lives from 158 squadron during the...More

Thank Loreen K
Reviewed 7 August 2017

-unique memorial -comprehensive information boards nearby -garden bench in the small memorial grounds to overview and take in the scene -this style of memorial will provide moody images in dusk/dawn & varying weather -an interesting spot for the creative photographer -highly recommended for a visit...More

Thank NICHOLASGILROY
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

On our way to Hull I noticed a sign for 158 Squadron Memorial so decided to pay a short visit to this originally designed memorial dedicated to the airmen of 158 squadron. An information board provides information about the aircraft and airmen that were stationed...More

Thank PaulandSam2013
Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

Words cannot describe this, it's beautiful and very grounding. Amazing and love to all the families concerned in this memorial.

Thank wenklly
Reviewed 16 May 2017

I was deeply moved by the strength and accuracy of description that the memorial communicates. I was glad that the excellent information boards give a brief mention to the tragic accident which killed my father and his five bombloader colleagues. The existence of the wind...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

A worthwhile stop off to honour the brace crews who flew from there. A brief follow up on line later dug up a whole daft of interesting information . Give it some of your time.

Thank ellisblade
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Found this manorial by chance so stopped and had a look. We also drove on the old base to look at the wind turbines.

Thank Orch1
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Amazing place found by chance on a family trip from Devon, loved the visitors book to sign, and one of the nicest memorials I have seen

Thank Shelley M
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Hidden little treasure, great cycle route from gransmoor to Burton angnes hall, 158 squadron (landing run, fog dispersal) amazing monument if you go when the sun is setting looks incredible, don't forget to leave a poppy in remembrance of our brave men

Thank susanbottrill1
Reviewed 26 March 2017

The Royal Air Force 158 Squadron Memorial is a beautiful tribute. We were driving from Burton Agnes to Hornsea and passed right by it. It is a nice little find and a great memorial, to brave service members. We went in February when the weather...More

Thank RamonaL34
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Diann O
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Response from Pamc44 | Reviewed this property |
The ladies name is Ann maria wasting You Can also find her on Memories Of Barmston
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Response from RonGLondon | Reviewed this property |
We were off to Burton Agnes, Burton Agnes Hall, down narrow country roads when we found it, the village of Lisset has it posted, also ask any local person for directions.
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