HU1957 : Sandness: postbox № ZE2 126

taken 7 years ago, near to Sandness, Shetland Islands, Great Britain

Sandness: postbox № ZE2 126
Sandness: postbox № ZE2 126
This postbox, serving the western end of mainland Shetland, stands conveniently by a few parking spaces outside Sandness village school, but I think it likely that it has been relocated here since the post office/stores, which was in Melby just to the northwest, closed a couple of years ago. The box is emptied at 7:15 on weekday and Saturday mornings. Beyond, we see a pond in someone's garden, with the island of Papa Stour faintly visible in the distance.
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Date Taken
Saturday, 6 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 13 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Business, Retail, Services 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! HU 1954 5725 [10m precision]
WGS84: 60:17.9355N 1:38.8986W
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OSGB36: geotagged! HU 1955 5725
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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