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Latitude: 52.9213 / 52°55'16"N
Longitude: -3.5153 / 3°30'55"W
OS Eastings: 298216
OS Northings: 337059
OS Grid: SH982370
Mapcode National: GBR 6H.N4KK
Mapcode Global: WH670.ZT6V
Entry Name: Telephone Call-box
Listing Date: 31 January 2001
Last Amended: 31 January 2001
Source ID: 24590
Building Class: Communications
Location: Located in the centre of the village diagonally opposite the church lychgate.
Traditional County: Merionethshire
K6 type square, red telephone call-box of cast iron construction to the standard design of Giles Gilbert Scott, architect of London. Design introduced by GPO in 1936; this example dates from the reign of Queen Elizabeth II.
Domed roof with four 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. Foundry plate inscribed: Lion Foundry Co Ltd, Kirkintilloch.
Listed for its special interest as a traditional call-box within an attractive village setting and for group value with other listed items in the village centre.
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