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Latitude: 53.5895 / 53°35'22"N
Longitude: -2.342 / 2°20'31"W
OS Eastings: 377460
OS Northings: 410381
OS Grid: SD774103
Mapcode National: GBR DV2X.RZ
Mapcode Global: WH97X.011J
Entry Name: Finger Post at Sd 775 104
Listing Date: 15 November 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1084336
English Heritage Legacy ID: 358700
Location: Bury, BL8
Electoral Ward/Division: Radcliffe East
Built-Up Area: Bury
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Ainsworth Christ Church
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
The following building shall be added to the list:
SD71SE STARLING ROAD
5/10017 Finger Post at SD 775 104
Directional signpost. Early C19, and associated with the Radcliffe Moor Turnpike Trust established in 1836. Low stone post, triangular in section,and painted white. The 2 outward faces carry carved inscriptions and images of pointing hands; that to the left reads 'Radcliffe/To Manchester/to Blackburn', that to the right 'To Bury/to Harwood and Bolton'. An early C19 signpost of vernacular quality which pre-dates the manufactured street furniture of the mid-C19 and later.
Listing NGR: SD7746010381
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