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Latitude: 52.9935 / 52°59'36"N
Longitude: -4.0857 / 4°5'8"W
OS Eastings: 260109
OS Northings: 346053
OS Grid: SH601460
Mapcode National: GBR 5R.HJ09
Mapcode Global: WH55F.60PY
Entry Name: Telephone Call-box
Listing Date: 5 October 1988
Last Amended: 25 November 1998
Source ID: 4614
Building Class: Communications
Location: On the roadside N of Peniel Chapel; the telephone box is set against the gable end of a 2 storey terrace.
Traditional County: Merionethshire
K6-type square kiosk of cast-iron construction to the standard design of Giles Gilbert Scott, architect of London. Design introduced by GPO in 1936, though this example was probably installed after the Second World War.
Domed roof with 4 lunettes containing embossed crowns over red lettered opals and ventilation slits. Raised surrounds to sides and door with marginal bars to horizontal glazing. Blank rear, moulded plinth; modernised telephone equipment. Painted red; foundry plate at rear inscribed: "Lion Foundry Co Ltd, Kirkintiloch".
Included for its prominent location in the village context of Nantmor.
Group value with other listed items at Nantmor.
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