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Guide Post Near the South End of Alpha Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Gweek, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.0973 / 50°5'50"N

Longitude: -5.208 / 5°12'28"W

OS Eastings: 170668

OS Northings: 26843

OS Grid: SW706268

Mapcode National: GBR Z4.ZWL0

Mapcode Global: VH134.PT38

Entry Name: Guide Post Near the South End of Alpha Cottage

Listing Date: 17 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142123

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66115

Location: Gweek, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Gweek

Built-Up Area: Gweek

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Constantine

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

SW 7026-7126 GWEEK GWEEK

10/136 Guide post near the south end of
- Alpha Cottage

GV II


Guide post. Circa early C20. Cast iron. Round-on-plan shaft. Embossed letters to shaft and to the 3 adjustable pointers. The pointers have rounded corners and are held by bolted collars to the upper-part of the shaft over a moulded cornice. The 3 collars are surmounted by a moulded ball and spear-headed finial.
Shaft inscription : CORNWALL (vertically inscribed)
West pointer : REDRUTH 10
TRURO 16
South pointer : HELSTON 3 3/4
LIZARD 11
ST KEVERNE 10¼
East pointer : CONSTANTINE 2½
PENRYN 8½
FALMOUTH 9½


Listing NGR: SW7066826842

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