MEM23928 - Signpost north of Bratton Court (Building)


The signpost is situated at a T junction.

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Protected Status

Full Description

A signpost was visited in September 2017, before and after vegetation management and its condition assessed. It has SCC (Somerset County Council) repeated on the four sides of a pyramid finial and was missing a finger. The attached fingers read: [missing] BRATTON / PORLOCK 4 1/4 HINDON AND WYDON / (NO THROUGH ROAD) The post is marked SOMERSET but includes no maker details. [1] The signpost was mapped using resources available to the HER. [2-4] The heritage asset was assessed for inclusion on the Exmoor Local Heritage List in February 2024. It was decided to add the asset to the Local Heritage List. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Various. 2017-8. Exmoor and West Somerset Main Signpost Survey. MW5.
  • <2>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2017. MasterMap. [Mapped feature: #43942 Signpost location, ]
  • <3> Website: Google. 2014 -. Google Maps. Street View, 17 October 2017.
  • <4> Aerial photograph: Getmapping. 2017. Vertical Aerial Photography of Exmoor National Park.
  • <5> Unpublished document: Exmoor National Park Authority. 2024. Exmoor Local Heritage List assessed by the Panel on 21 February 2024.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Local Heritage List Status (Listed)
  • Signpost Project 2017-8 (B; D; F): MW5



Grid reference SS 9464 4634 (point) Mapped using Street View and aerial photographs
Map sheet SS94NW

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Record last edited

Apr 25 2024 2:42PM


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