MEM25256 - 20th Century finger post at Allerford Car Park (Monument)


A single finger on a later 20th Century post marks the way to Bossington.

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A single cast iron sign is situated near the car park at Allerford on a modern post. [1] The finger marks the way to Bossington. It is located at c. SS 9044 4695. [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> Report: Pratt, N.. 2017. Allerford Conservation Area: Appraisal document. Exmoor National Park Authority. p 37.
  • <2> Website: Google. 2014 -. Google Maps. Street View, viewed 21 July 2022.
  • <3>XY Aerial photograph: Getmapping. 2017. Vertical Aerial Photography of Exmoor National Park. [Mapped feature: #48054 ]
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2022. MasterMap data. 1:2,500.
  • <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 Unpublished document: Exmoor National Park Authority. 2024.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)



Grid reference SS 9044 4695 (point) With reference to Street View
Map sheet SS94NW

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Record last edited

Apr 26 2024 3:18PM


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