Monument record MYO3547 - Field Boundary Ditch systemAcaster Malbis

Summary

A series of linear cropmarks in the areas between and adjacent to the runways of Acaster Malbis airfield seen on air photographs. These marks appear to correspond to field boundaries showing on wartime air photographs where the airfield is under camouflage. Presumably the field pattern depicted there corresponds to the original field pattern.

Location

Grid reference Centred SE 5800 4331 (654m by 838m)
Map sheet SE54SE
Civil Parish Acaster Malbis, City of York, North Yorkshire
Unitary Authority City of York, North Yorkshire

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Full Description

NMR Information:

Oblique aerial photographs of Acaster Malbis airfield show a series of linear cropmarks in the areas between and adjacent to the runways. These appear to correspond to field boundaries showing on wartime aerial photographs where the airfield is under camouflage. Presumably the field pattern depicted there corresponds to the original field pattern. (1-3)

1 Vertical aerial photograph reference number VK 753/3 (08-MAY-1942)
2 Oblique aerial photograph reference number NOY (PVA 77.7.3/17) xx-xxx-1977
3 Oblique aerial photograph reference number NOY (PVA 77.4.08/36) xx-xxx-1977
4 Oblique aerial photograph reference number NOY (PVA 77.4.08/37) xx-xxx-1977

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Record last edited

Jul 29 2019 5:12PM

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