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Name Board at Tintern Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Tintern, Monmouthshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7028 / 51°42'9"N

Longitude: -2.6712 / 2°40'16"W

OS Eastings: 353714

OS Northings: 200661

OS Grid: SO537006

Mapcode National: GBR JM.3W8M

Mapcode Global: VH87F.NG6H

Entry Name: Name Board at Tintern Station

Listing Date: 29 September 2000

Last Amended: 29 September 2000

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 24045

Building Class: Transport

Location: On a meadow at a loop of the river Wye to N of Tintern Abbey.

County: Monmouthshire

Town: Chepstow

Community: Tintern (Tyndyrn)

Community: Tintern

Locality: Tintern Parva

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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History

The name board was probably erected in 1908 by the Great Western Railway when it took over the Monmouth and Wye Valley Railway.

Exterior

The name board is constructed of cast iron and timber. Cast iron cylindrical posts with 'mustard pot' caps carry a timber sign board with raised lettering TINTERN.

Reasons for Listing

Included as a very rare surviving GWR station name board in situ, and for its group value with the other buildings at Tintern station.

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