TEDDINGTON HANDS SIGN POST

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1156004
Date first listed:
04-Jul-1960
Date of most recent amendment:
04-Dec-1987
Statutory Address:
TEDDINGTON HANDS SIGN POST, A435

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Location

Statutory Address:
TEDDINGTON HANDS SIGN POST, A435

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Gloucestershire
District:
Tewkesbury (District Authority)
Parish:
Teddington
National Grid Reference:
SO9637833854

Details

SO 93 SE TEDDINGTON A435 (east side)

5/174 Teddington Hands Sign Post (formerly listed as Cross Hands) 4.7.60

GV II

Signpost dated 1(6)76, moved from its original position nearby. Sandstone and limestone. Square limestone base; octagonal sandstone shaft. Height c3m. Inscription on the south side 'EDMOND ATTWOOD THE VINE TREE / AT THE FIRST TIME ERECTED ME / AND FREELY HE DID THIS BESTOW / STRANGE TRAVELLERS THE WAY TO SHEW / SIX GENERATONS PAST AND GONE / REPAIRED BY THOMAS ATTWOOD OF TEDDINGTON AUGUST 10th 1(6)76.', towards the top of the octagonal column. Circular stone above with brass plaque bearing the same inscription. Six iron painted hands 'Cheltenham 7 / Winchombe 6 / Shrewsbury 16½ / Evesham 8½ / Overbury 2, Pershore 7 / Tewkesbury 4½.' Octagonal pyramidal capping stone with ball finial.

Listing NGR: SO9637833854

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
135269
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 26 Sep 2004
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