Shiels v Skiels! Street sign madness in Curtin

johnboy 14 April 2011 5
Shiels Place

DaveB has sent in these two photos with this note:

I let Canberra Connect know that the street sign at the corner of Throssell Street & Shiels Place was missing.

The street sign has now been replaced, but one side says ‘Shiels Pl’, the other, Skiels Pl’.

Skiels place

Quite the achievement.

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5 Responses to Shiels v Skiels! Street sign madness in Curtin
grunge_hippy grunge_hippy 7:56 am 16 Apr 11

there is one in monash… one side griffin, other side griiffin. why is this hard? surely when they were putting it up, they notice these things?

dr phil dr phil 9:33 pm 15 Apr 11

do they make the signs in the 5 star hotel in hume i wonder????

Evil_Kitten Evil_Kitten 1:23 pm 15 Apr 11

Well I found it interesting because I used to live there! Gold!

pierce pierce 11:37 am 15 Apr 11

It’s stories like this that some days make me feel as though life in Canberra is pretty cushy if this is banner news. I saw a front page story in the Crimes a while back about a minister opening a new bus stop.

nobody nobody 9:41 am 15 Apr 11

I haf dificulty speling to, and usualy boubel cheque befor I print or post somthing.

It looks like they need to learn to check twice then paint and install once, as I have noticed a few other articles similar to this. I hope they are embarrassed at TAMMS.

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