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Penfold Post Box at the National Tramway Museum

A Grade II Listed Building in Crich, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.09 / 53°5'23"N

Longitude: -1.4858 / 1°29'8"W

OS Eastings: 434534

OS Northings: 354875

OS Grid: SK345548

Mapcode National: GBR 6BX.95Z

Mapcode Global: WHDG1.4LRJ

Plus Code: 9C5W3GQ7+XM

Entry Name: Penfold Post Box at the National Tramway Museum

Listing Date: 14 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267739

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78774

Location: Crich, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE4

County: Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Crich

Built-Up Area: Crich

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Crich St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 08/03/2016

SK 35 SW 3/11C

Penfold Post Box at the National Tramway Museum

(Formerly listed as Post Box at Tramway Museum, CLIFFSIDE)


Penfold letter box designed by John Wornham Penfold and manufactured by Cochrane and Co., Dudley, Birmingham from about 1872-1879. Cast iron. Hexagonal in plan, with a moulded plinth. Main elevation has in set plate stating times of collections with above a posting slot. Moulded and slightly domed top with leaf decoration. This box was originally situated in Wellington Street, Bradford, East Manchester, and removed to its present site in 1969.

Listing NGR: SK3453454874

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

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