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Cast iron finger post, Cowgill

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Cast iron finger post, Cowgill

YDNPA, 2004,

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Cast iron finger post, Cowgill

Historical Environment Record No: MYD36701

Parish: Dent

OS Grid Reference: SD761869

Dale: Cumbria

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Early 20th century cast iron finger post with circular cast iron finial recording the highway authority - Yorkshire West Riding, the parish - Cowgill and the grid reference. Recently [2003] restored.


Finger post lies at Lea Yeat in Dentdale at junction with road up to Dent Station (1/2 mile away).

Public Transport Details

Nearest town/village: Dent Station. Call Traveline on 0870 608 2 608 to plan your journey. After the welcome message key in 874 for Cumbria information.


Viewable from roadside.

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