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Police Public Call Post on Pavement to West of Junction Between Piccadilly and Regent Street

A Grade II Listed Building in St James's, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5098 / 51°30'35"N

Longitude: -0.135 / 0°8'5"W

OS Eastings: 529522

OS Northings: 180632

OS Grid: TQ295806

Mapcode National: GBR FD.VY

Mapcode Global: VHGQZ.L9ZY

Entry Name: Police Public Call Post on Pavement to West of Junction Between Piccadilly and Regent Street

Listing Date: 24 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237488

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428778

Location: Westminster, London, W1J

County: London

District: City of Westminster

Electoral Ward/Division: St James's

Built-Up Area: City of Westminster

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St James Piccadilly

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

CITY OF WESTMINSTER PICCADILLY CIRCUS, Ml
TQ 2980NE
71/206 Police Public call post
GV on pavement to West of
junction between
Piccadilly and Regent
Street
II
Police public call post about 1935 or earlier. Cast iron, made by the Carron Foundry.
Tall narrow rectangular box with set backs to base, mounted corners and arched head
with crowning light set within small flat topped 'cupola' with corner bars. Opaque
glass plate (now broken) with instructions for use to small door in upper part.
Words 'Police' and Police Public Call Post' in white against a blue background to
each side and embossed crown above to front. A rare survival.


Listing NGR: TQ2952280632

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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