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Latitude: 51.8822 / 51°52'55"N
Longitude: -2.9824 / 2°58'56"W
OS Eastings: 332475
OS Northings: 220858
OS Grid: SO324208
Mapcode National: GBR F7.RLTB
Mapcode Global: VH78V.8Y5H
Entry Name: Finger Post at Pen-y-bont
Listing Date: 29 January 1998
Last Amended: 29 January 1998
Source ID: 19265
Building Class: Transport
Location: Outside Bridge Cottage at Pen-y-bont about 300m north of Llanvihangel Crucorney.
Community: Crucorney (Crucornau Fawr)
Locality: Llanvihangel Crucorney
Traditional County: Monmouthshire
A late C19 fingerpost.
Cast iron finger post with cylindrical base and shaft and two moveable arms with pointing fingers LONGTOWN 6 MILES, ABERGAVENNY 4 1/2 MILES. The third arm, LLANTHONY 5 MILES?, is missing.
Included as a good early example of an increasingly rare street furniture type.
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