ST8522 : Shaftesbury: St. James finger-post

taken 8 years ago, near to Shaftesbury, Dorset, Great Britain

Shaftesbury: St. James finger-post
Shaftesbury: St. James finger-post
I would have expected the original fingers to have had rounded ends with modern replacements pointed. However, while the right-hand finger has newish-looking lettering, the 'Shaftesbury' on the left does not look all that recent.

Anyway, the interesting feature is the original finial, giving location and six-digit grid reference.
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ST8522, 66 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Saturday, 26 September, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 27 September, 2009
Category
Signpost   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 858 224 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:0.0596N 2:12.1731W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 858 224
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East-northeast (about 67 degrees)
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