Does anyone know the meaning and history behind the large cross of trees near the airport?
On Google Earth it’s called an aircraft beacon. Was it some sort of navigational aid in the past?
The trees look fairly old so it must have been planted 50+ years ago me thinks.
I know the disaster memorial is a good 2km away so I don’t think it’s related to that event. I’m curious as to why it was planted there.
You can find it in Google earth with the following co-ords