GUIDE POST ON TRAFFIC ISLAND AT JUNCTION WITH STATION ROAD
List Entry Summary
This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.
Name: GUIDE POST ON TRAFFIC ISLAND AT JUNCTION WITH STATION ROAD List entry Number: 1313251
GUIDE POST ON TRAFFIC ISLAND AT JUNCTION WITH STATION ROAD, BARNSLEY ROAD
Date first listed: 25-Mar-1968
SE 41 NW ACKWORTH BARNSLEY ROAD (East side) Low Ackworth 1498/2/1 Guide post on traffic island at 25.03.1968 Junction with Station Road
Guide post. Dated 1805 at top of west side. Sandstone. Hexagonal in section, and approx. 3 metres high; banded rustication; straight-sided pedestal, tapered column, large triangular cap, with inscriptions on all sides and some finger-pointers:-
Pontefract 3/Hemsworth 3 (west side)
East Hardwick 3 (south-east side) Snaith 15
Wentbridge 3 (north-east side) Doncaster 13
Cap now surmounted by ornamental wrought iron stand carrying 3 lamps.
National Grid Reference: SE 44210 17220
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