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Teddington Hands Sign Post

A Grade II Listed Building in Teddington, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0031 / 52°0'11"N

Longitude: -2.0542 / 2°3'14"W

OS Eastings: 396378

OS Northings: 233854

OS Grid: SO963338

Mapcode National: GBR 2L0.9H9

Mapcode Global: VHB14.BXX9

Entry Name: Teddington Hands Sign Post

Listing Date: 4 July 1960

Last Amended: 4 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156004

English Heritage Legacy ID: 135269

Location: Teddington, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20

County: Gloucestershire

District: Tewkesbury

Civil Parish: Teddington

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Overbury with Teddington, Alstone and Little Washbourne with Beckford and Ashton-under-Hill

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SO 93 SE TEDDINGTON A435
(east side)

5/174 Teddington Hands Sign Post
(formerly listed as Cross Hands)
4.7.60

GV II

Signpost dated 1(6)76, moved from its original position nearby.
Sandstone and limestone. Square limestone base; octagonal
sandstone shaft. Height c3m. Inscription on the south side
'EDMOND ATTWOOD THE VINE TREE / AT THE FIRST TIME ERECTED ME / AND
FREELY HE DID THIS BESTOW / STRANGE TRAVELLERS THE WAY TO SHEW /
SIX GENERATONS PAST AND GONE / REPAIRED BY THOMAS ATTWOOD OF
TEDDINGTON AUGUST 10th 1(6)76.', towards the top of the octagonal
column. Circular stone above with brass plaque bearing the same
inscription. Six iron painted hands 'Cheltenham 7 / Winchombe 6 /
Shrewsbury 16½ / Evesham 8½ / Overbury 2, Pershore 7 / Tewkesbury
4½.' Octagonal pyramidal capping stone with ball finial.


Listing NGR: SO9637833854

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

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