TQ6948 : Laddingford village sign

taken 11 years ago, near to Laddingford, Kent, Great Britain

Laddingford village sign
Laddingford village sign
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.]
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TQ6948, 48 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 3 September, 2006   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 4 February, 2007
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement 
Primary Subject of Photo
Sign 
Category
Village sign   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 691 485 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:12.6831N 0:25.1928E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 691 486
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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