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Sign Post at Junction with Bradford to Harrogate Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Weeton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.918 / 53°55'4"N

Longitude: -1.5938 / 1°35'37"W

OS Eastings: 426773

OS Northings: 446945

OS Grid: SE267469

Mapcode National: GBR KR94.Q8

Mapcode Global: WHC8S.HS78

Entry Name: Sign Post at Junction with Bradford to Harrogate Road

Listing Date: 22 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1174960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330568

Location: Weeton, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, LS21

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Weeton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Weeton with North Rigton and Stainburn

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE 2677 4692
(north end)

5/99 Sign post at junction
with Bradford to
Harrogate Road


Sign post. 1743. Gritstone. Approximately 1.20 metres high, square
section. Inscriptions: east face - 'The Road To (Br)adford ( ) Miles. 1743'
with hand pointing south above. North face - 'The Road To Otley ( ) Miles'
with hand above pointing to west, 'The Road to Knaresborough ( ) Miles' with
hand pointing east. The post dates from the time when the ford over the
River Wharfe at Castley carried the main traffic to Bradford from Harrogate.
It was probably defaced when the ford went out of use, late C19.

Listing NGR: SE2677346945

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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