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Stone Guide Post, Wroxton

Description: Stone Guide Post

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 December 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 244806

OS Grid Reference: SP4089041694
OS Grid Coordinates: 440890, 241694
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0721, -1.4048

Location: A422, Wroxton, Oxfordshire OX15 6QN

Locality: Wroxton
Local Authority: Cherwell District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX15 6QN

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Listing Text

(West side)
10/249 Stone guide post
Stone guide post or finger post. Dated 1686. Partly renewed. Inscribed "To
Banbury/To Chipping Norton/To London/To Stratford". First given by Mr. Fran.
White in the year 1686. Stone post surmounted by Sundial and ball finial.
Inscribed stone bears 4 carved, pointing fingers. Approx. 3 metres high.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1979, p864; VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol IX, p171)

Listing NGR: SP4089041694

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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