ST7689 : AA sign in Hillesley

taken 4 years ago, near to Hillesley, Gloucestershire, Great Britain

AA sign in Hillesley
AA sign in Hillesley
It is good to see one of these increasingly rare signs. I wonder whether the spelling 'Hillsley' was current at the time, or just a mistake.
It is also intriguing to see the distance to London, more than 100 miles away and even then quite a large place, quoted to the nearer half mile. Was this to Charing Cross Station, I wonder.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 19 September, 2013   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 20 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Roads, Road transport 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 7692 8964 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:36.3071N 2:20.0795W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! ST 7692 8964
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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