Post boxes, UK

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Liverpool's 'Special' Pillar Box, Albert Dock This is one of the original 'special' posting boxes that was cast in 1863 by Messrs Cochrane & Co, Dudley. It was introduced to meet the heavy posting requirements in certain parts of the city. Liverpool Docks, Liverpool History, Liverpool Home, Liverpool England, Post Bus, Vintage Mailbox, Royal Mail, Post Office, Great Britain

Liverpool's 'Special' Pillar Box, Albert Dock

This is one of the original 'special' posting boxes that was cast in 1863 by Messrs Cochrane & Co, Dudley. It was introduced to meet the heavy posting requirements in certain parts of the city.

A very unusual and cute post box at the century Chirk Castle, Wales Wales Uk, North Wales, London Underground, Scottish English, Cymric, Welsh Castles, Letter Boxes, Red Bus, Mail Boxes

Letterbox at the 13th century Chirk Castle, Wales, that's a cute letterbox!

Royal Mail Post Boxes from two reigns : Edward VII and George V : City of London by pomphorhynchus, Post Bus, Antique Mailbox, Letter Boxes, Red Bus, You've Got Mail, Mail Boxes, Going Postal, Vintage Lettering, Royal Mail

Royal Mail Post Boxes from two reigns : Edward VII and George V : City of London

Presumably from the reigns of King Edward VII ( (1901-1910) and King George V ( 1910 - 1936) On the highest resolution you can see that the otherwise similar boxes were made at different foundries. On the left from W. T. Allen & Co, London On the right McDowell Steven & Co. Ltd, Falkirk, Scotland A little chasing on Google gives us the following info on the latter. Business ran from 1910? to 1964, with following details .... Take over Laurieston Ironworks. Works were set…

Post Box, Old Post Office, Tintagel, Cornwall – Stone House Cool Places To Visit, Places To Go, Tintagel Cornwall, English Village, English Cottages, Antique Mailbox, Old Post Office, Cornwall England, Post Box

Post Box, Old Post Office, Tintagel, Cornwall

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A pillarbox, near the top of Corporation Street, Manchester, the only structure in the area that survived the 1996 IRA bomb. The bombing is commemorated with a brass plaque. Manchester Day, Manchester England, History Manchester, Antique Mailbox, The Ira, Brass Plaques, Salford, Best Hotel Deals, Post Box

Post box near site of 1996 IRA bomb on Corporation Street, Manchester, M1

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floral post box on Banbury Road Red Bus, English Village, Post Box, English Countryside, Post Office, Shades Of Red, Telephone, Cool Places To Visit, Country Living

floral post box on Banbury Road

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