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Street sign in Tunbridge Wells directs drivers to wrongly spelt town of Tonbridge

09 June 2014
by Annabel Rusbridge-Thomas

A well-known Kent town has been re-branded by a rogue street sign. 

The sign outside Royal Victoria Place shopping centre, in Tunbridge Wells, has amused passers-by with its spelling mistake. 

It points left to Brighton and right to "Tonbrige", more commonly known as Tonbridge.

Photo Bruce Grant. Welcome to Tonbrige.. oops!

A road sign misses a letter from the spelling of Tonbridge. Picture: Bruce Grant

Bruce Grant, who took the picture, said: "I just found it quite amusing that so many people drive past it and probably don't spot it."

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