TR1260 : Blean Village Sign

taken 6 years ago, near to Blean, Kent, Great Britain

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Blean Village Sign
Blean Village Sign
On a small green at the junction of Blean Common Road and Tyler Hill Road.
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, 21 January, 2012   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 23 January, 2012
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 1223 6077 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:18.3877N 1:2.6080E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TR 1223 6078
View Direction
East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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