A.V.Roe York “passenger craft"

Hauled construction material in early 1950’s to build the DEWLine . CF-VTY Cessna 140 under the York’s starboard wing . In 1965 was purchased by unknown buyer for scrap value; but, vandals set it on fire before being cut up. The wings salvaged by a local resident. Vintage a/c restorer 'Bob Diemert' from southern Manitoba acquired the four Merlin engines.(courtesy Robert Arnold to 'thenetletter.net Issue 1201, April 17) It was towed down the road, engines and props removed, made into a hot dog stand (courtesy Ross Taylor-former Transair AME to Ken Kalynuk - 5 May 2016