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Stone Guide Post

A Grade II Listed Building in Wroxton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0721 / 52°4'19"N

Longitude: -1.4048 / 1°24'17"W

OS Eastings: 440890

OS Northings: 241694

OS Grid: SP408416

Mapcode National: GBR 6RD.5LY

Mapcode Global: VHBYR.L5PV

Entry Name: Stone Guide Post

Listing Date: 8 December 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1369616

English Heritage Legacy ID: 244806

Location: Wroxton, Cherwell, Oxfordshire, OX15

County: Oxfordshire

District: Cherwell

Civil Parish: Wroxton

Built-Up Area: Wroxton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Wroxton with Balscote

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

WROXTON NORTH NEWINGTON ROAD
SP4040-4140
(West side)
10/249 Stone guide post
08/12/55
II
Stone guide post or finger post. Dated 1686. Partly renewed. Inscribed "To
Banbury/To Chipping Norton/To London/To Stratford". First given by Mr. Fran.
White in the year 1686. Stone post surmounted by Sundial and ball finial.
Inscribed stone bears 4 carved, pointing fingers. Approx. 3 metres high.
(Buildings of England: Oxfordshire, 1979, p864; VCH: Oxfordshire, Vol IX, p171)


Listing NGR: SP4089041694

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