Ringtail Memorial

HMS Ringtail Monument with Veterans

Monument dedication  October 2004 

For once he’s ‘missing’  was he behind the camera ?

Memorial Plaque 


In Commemoration of the Royal Naval Personnel who served at HMS Ringtail 

Royal Naval Air Station Burscough which was operational on this site

between the 1st of September 1943 and the 18th of June 1946

for radar training and as a base for squadrons disembarking or working up 

for shipboard operations during WW2

 Supported and funded by Burscough Parish Council 

United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorial ref 54993


For photos of a special Naval  ceremony and flypast at the monument 

that took place May 25th / 26th 2013

go to Military  establishments / HMS Ringatil photos page 4 

Thank You

Each year an Armistice day ceremony is held at the monument on the 11th of November

The ceremony starts at 1045.am and everyone is welcome 

The monument is located on a large grass verge off the Pippin Street Roundabout B5242 Burscough. 

OS Map Ref SD 427 104

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