TQ6563 : Harvel Village Sign

near to Harvel, Kent, Great Britain

Harvel Village Sign
Harvel Village Sign
On White Horse Lane towards village. Road in background turning right is Dean Lane leading to Priestwood Green.
Kent Village Signs
King George VI recommended that the old custom of identifying villages with carved or painted name signs could be revived. In 1920, Biddenden had won a Daily Mail competition for a sign featuring the two Biddenden Maids.
More villages followed, especially in 1953, the Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II. More signs have been put up due to the Millennium. This has meant half of the county villages are identified.]
See also LinkExternal link , an article on Kent Village Signs
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2009
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 7 January, 2009   (more nearby)
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Wednesday, 14 January, 2009
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Village sign   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 652 631 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:20.6052N 0:22.2582E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 652 631
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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