TR1640 : Lyminge Village Sign

taken 8 years ago, near to Lyminge, Kent, Great Britain

Lyminge Village Sign
Lyminge Village Sign
On Station Road entering the village.
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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Date Taken
Saturday, 30 January, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 5 February, 2010
Category
Village sign   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 163 407 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:7.5144N 1:5.4425E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 163 407
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NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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