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Latitude: 52.9939 / 52°59'37"N
Longitude: -3.2253 / 3°13'31"W
OS Eastings: 317852
OS Northings: 344762
OS Grid: SJ178447
Mapcode National: GBR 6W.HH18
Mapcode Global: WH783.F0CN
Entry Name: Telephone Call-box
Listing Date: 22 April 1998
Last Amended: 22 April 1998
Source ID: 19703
Building Class: Communications
Location: The telephone Call-box stands close to the front of the Old Post Office, close to and NE of the Sun Inn at Rhewl.
Traditional County: Denbighshire
K6-type red painted square kiosk of cast-iron construction to the standard based on a design by Giles Gilbert Scott, architect of London. The design was introduced by the GPO in 1936; this example was probably installed after Second World War.
K6 pattern GPO cast iron telephone call-box with a domed roof and 4 lunettes containing embossed crowns over red lettered opals and ventilationb slits. Raised surrounds to sides and door with marginal bars to the horizontal glazing. Rear against the Old post Office blank, but bearing the makers plate for McFarlane & Company of Glasgow.
Included for its special interest as a traditional telephone call-box, and for its group value with the listed Old Post Office and the Sun Inn.
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