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Guide Post at Sd 9986 6309

A Grade II Listed Building in Linton, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0637 / 54°3'49"N

Longitude: -2.0037 / 2°0'13"W

OS Eastings: 399856

OS Northings: 463089

OS Grid: SD998630

Mapcode National: GBR GPGG.00

Mapcode Global: WHB6W.633Z

Entry Name: Guide Post at Sd 9986 6309

Listing Date: 23 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167138

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324799

Location: Linton, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Linton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

LINTON B6160
SD 9863-9963
(north side)
9/45 Guide Post at
SD 9986 6309
II
Guide post. Early-mid C19. Gritstone. Triangular in section with pointed
top, approximately 2 metres high. Incised capital letters and painted
arrows. Left face: "THRESHFIELD/ KILNSEY/ BURNSALL"; right face:
"GRASSINGTON/ SKIPTON." The turnpike road along the south-west side of the
river Wharfe was begun in the late C18, linking Addingham with the Askrigg
turnpike. A. Raistrick, Old Yorkshire Dales, 1967, p171.


Listing NGR: SD9985663088

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