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Latitude: 50.1781 / 50°10'41"N
Longitude: -4.9812 / 4°58'52"W
OS Eastings: 187239
OS Northings: 35149
OS Grid: SW872351
Mapcode National: GBR ZL.1W74
Mapcode Global: FRA 08GK.76L
Entry Name: Finger Signpost at Sw873351
Listing Date: 12 October 2004
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1391133
English Heritage Legacy ID: 492384
Location: Gerrans, Cornwall, TR2
Civil Parish: Gerrans
Built-Up Area: Gerrans
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Gerrans
Church of England Diocese: Truro
562/0/10006 GERRANS SQUARE
12-OCT-04 Finger signpost at SW873351
Road signpost. Circa early C20. Cast-iron. Slender tapered post with incised barley sugar moulding, ring-moulding half-way up and necking, coving and ball-finial at top. Three arms with pointing fingers at the ends and the names inscribed: Portscatha; Tregoney and St Austell; Portcuil and St Anthony [old spellings of Portscatha, Tregoney and Portcuil].
This is a good early example of a county council road signpost with pointing fingures on the arms.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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