Annotated Signage Examples
Examples of Bad Signage
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A photo of a sign saying: Trail and an arrow to the right
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A photo of a sign saying: No Trespassing
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A photo of a sign saying: Caution Dam Ahead Keep Away
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A photo of a sign saying: Private Property No Trespassing
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A photo of a sign saying: Danger Dam Ahead
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A photo of a sign saying: Danger Proximity of this Operations Area to Dam Makes it Extremely
Dangerous for Fishing and Swimming Please Do Not
Fish or Enter Water Here
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A photo of a sign saying: Danger...sign is faded and illegible
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A photo of a sign saying: Boat Barrier Not Installed Danger Dam 8000 Feet Ahead Exit Left Bank
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A photo of a sign saying: Warning Dangerous
Undertow and Strong Current
in this Area
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A photo of a sign saying: No Trespassing
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A photo of a sign saying: Beware Water Rises Rapidly
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A photo of a sign saying: Dam Ahead
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A photo of a sign saying: Take Out
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A photo of a sign saying: Dam Thin Ice
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A photo of a sign saying: Turbine Running
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A photo of a sign saying: Dam Ahead Danger
Keep Away
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A photo of a sign saying: No Boating Below This Point
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A photo of a sign saying: Warning Dam Ahead
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A photo of a sign saying: Warning Dangerous Undertow and Strong Currents in this Area,
Warning Flashing Light and Horn Indicate Change in
Water Level
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A photo of a sign saying: Warning Water Subject to Rise and Become Swift at Any Time. Be Cautious if
You Enter River, Danger..., Hazardous...
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A photo of a sign saying: Caution Lake Dam Could Possibly be Spilling Lake is Rising Be Careful
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A photo of an unreadable sign
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A photo of a sign saying: Warning No Trailered Boat Launching...
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A photo of a sign saying: Keep Off Dam
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A photo of a sign saying: Danger Area Subject to Sudden Rising Water Flows
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A photo of a sign saying: No Lifeguard swim at your own risk
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A photo of a sign saying: Boat Ramp Loading and Unloading Only No Wake Zone Idle Speed Only
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