TQ8349 : East Sutton Village Sign

taken 9 years ago, near to Kingswood, Kent, Great Britain

East Sutton Village Sign
East Sutton Village Sign
On Church Lane. Opposite Village Hall.
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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TQ8349, 68 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 26 February, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 9 March, 2009
Category
Village sign   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 830 495 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:12.9588N 0:37.1934E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 830 495
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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