TQ4296 : "The Last Post", High Road, Loughton

taken 7 years ago, near to Loughton, Essex, Great Britain

"The Last Post", High Road, Loughton
"The Last Post", High Road, Loughton
Many of our purpose-built post offices have been converted to other uses, especially public houses or restaurants. This particular example from the late 1920s or early 1930s is a typical example of a "Post Office Georgian" building, designed to harmonize with its environment. The architect was Archibald Scott of the Office of Works. Like "The Penny Black" at Bicester, the name of this establishment recalls the building's role in the postal service.
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TQ4296, 102 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 12 May, 2010   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 14 May, 2010
Category
Post Office (converted)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 421 963 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:38.8517N 0:3.2080E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 421 963
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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