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Road Sign, About 70 Metres North West of the George, Winsham

Description: Road Sign, About 70 Metres North West of the George

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 262212

OS Grid Reference: ST3736506431
OS Grid Coordinates: 337365, 106431
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8540, -2.8912

Location: B3162, Winsham, Somerset TA20 4HX

Locality: Winsham
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA20 4HX

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Listing Text

4/88 Road sing about 70 metres
Ro,ad sianX abnut 70 zetres
north-west of The George



Road sign. l907-11. Cast-iron, 'T'-post with top red triangle bearing the letters SAC, for Somerset Automobile Club, on
bottom member, and on the main plate is cast "Winsham/please/drive/slowly" on front, and 'Thank you' on reverse,
together with the casting signature of W and F Wills, Engineers, Bridgwater. One of 36 privately financed signs
accepted by Somerset County Council in 1907; two were ordered by Chard RDC in 19ll for this village, and both survive;
few others remain. (Bentley J.B and Murless B,J, Somerset Roads, SIAS, l985).

Listing NGR: ST3736506431

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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