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Telephone Call-box on the up platform at Rhyl Railway Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Rhyl, Denbighshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3181 / 53°19'5"N

Longitude: -3.4893 / 3°29'21"W

OS Eastings: 300888

OS Northings: 381162

OS Grid: SJ008811

Mapcode National: GBR 4Z22.C8

Mapcode Global: WH653.CVPN

Plus Code: 9C5R8G96+67

Entry Name: Telephone Call-box on the up platform at Rhyl Railway Station

Listing Date: 31 January 1992

Last Amended: 14 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 1524

Building Class: Communications

Location: At the SW end of the platform, at the base of the footbridge.

County: Denbighshire

Community: Rhyl (Y Rhyl)

Community: Rhyl

Built-Up Area: Rhyl

Traditional County: Flintshire

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History

E II R, K6-type. Square red kiosk of cast-iron construction to the standard design of Giles Gilbert Scott, architect of London. Design introduced by GPO in 1936; this example manufactured by the Lion Foundry of Kirkintilloch.

Exterior

Domed roof with 4 lunettes containing embossed Queen Elizabeth II crowns over red lettered opals and ventilation slits. Raised surrounds with marginal bars to horizontal glazing. Blank rear, moulded plinth.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for the special interest of its setting at Rhyl Railway Station.

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