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Latitude: 53.6496 / 53°38'58"N
Longitude: -1.3326 / 1°19'57"W
OS Eastings: 444209
OS Northings: 417219
OS Grid: SE442172
Mapcode National: GBR MV47.8F
Mapcode Global: WHDCD.HJMH
Entry Name: Guide Post on Traffic Island at Junction with Station Road
Listing Date: 25 March 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1313251
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342601
Location: Ackworth, Wakefield, WF7
Civil Parish: Ackworth
Built-Up Area: Low Ackworth
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Ackworth St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 41 NW
(East side) Low Ackworth
Guide post on traffic island at Junction with Station Road
Guide post. Dated 1805 at top of west side. Sandstone. Hexagonal in section, and approx. 3 metres high; banded rustication; straight-sided pedestal, tapered column, large triangular cap, with inscriptions on all sides and some finger-pointers:-
Pontefract 3/Hemsworth 3 (west side)
East Hardwick 3 (south-east side)
Wentbridge 3 (north-east side)
Cap now surmounted by ornamental wrought iron stand carrying 3 lamps.
Listing NGR: SE4420917219
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