TQ7340 : Curtisden Green Village Sign

near to Curtisden Green, Kent, Great Britain

Curtisden Green Village Sign
Curtisden Green Village Sign
Depicting an oast house and a tree.

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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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2010
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Date Taken
Thursday, 6 May, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 6 May, 2010
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement 
Primary Subject of Photo
Sign 
Category
Village sign   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 739 404 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:8.2355N 0:29.1030E
Photographer Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 739 404
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Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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