MEM23419 - Redpost or Red Post signpost (Building)

Summary

The sign post has a red painted base.

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Type and Period (1)

Protected Status

  • None recorded

Full Description

A guide post is marked on modern MasterMap data. [1] The signpost was visited in October 2015 and its condition assessed. It has SCC (Somerset County Council) repeated on the four sides of a pyramid finial. The attached fingers read: FILTER STATION WEST LUCCOMBE 1/4 PORLOCK 3/4 A39; interlocking with MINEHEAD 5 1/4 A39 HORNER 3/4 LUCCOMBE 2 The collar reads REDPOST. The post was made by Sheldon Wells. [2] A Guide Post is shown here on the 25 inch 1st Edition Ordnance Survey map and named Red Post [3].

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2016. MasterMap.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Various. 2015. Exmoor and West Somerset Signpost Survey Pilot. 8680023.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey. 1868-1901. County Series; 1st Edition 25 Inch Map. 1:2500.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 8971 4650 (point) (MasterMap)
Map sheet SS84NE
Civil Parish LUCCOMBE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Signpost Project Pilot 2015 (C): 8680023

Record last edited

Mar 4 2019 1:46PM

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