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Description: Road Sign, About 70 Metres North West of the George
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
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WINCHAM CP CHURCH STREET (East side)
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
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Source: English Heritage
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