SP7560 : Main Post Office, St Giles's Street

taken 7 years ago, near to Northampton, Northamptonshire, Great Britain

Main Post Office, St Giles's Street
Main Post Office, St Giles's Street
Typical Post Office neo-classical, carrying a G V R (George V) royal cipher.
Designed in 1915 by A R Myers, regional head architect at the Office of Works, which was responsible at the time for the design of post office and other public service buildings. This was one of several Post Offices in a similar Beaux Arts style.
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SP7560, 319 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 3 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 9 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Business, Retail, Services  City, Town centre  Communications 
Style (from Tags)
Neo-Classical 
Building Material (from Tags)
Sandstone 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 7567 6048 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:14.2392N 0:53.5990W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 7570 6049
View Direction
West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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Main Post Office  Royal Cipher 

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