SE3864 : Telephone box, Minskip

taken 7 years ago, near to Minskip, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Telephone box, Minskip
Telephone box, Minskip
The K6 telephone box stands beside the A6055, Main Street.

In 1935, the Post Office commissioned a new kiosk from Sir Giles Gilbert Scott to celebrate the Jubilee of King George V. The K6 Jubilee Kiosk, as it is known, was similar to the K2 box, being made of cast iron and painted red but was 25% lighter in weight. By the end of the 1930s there were 20,000 K6 telephone boxes in use all over the UK.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 23 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 6 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Roads, Road transport  Communications 
Place (from Tags)
Minskip 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 3892 6479 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:4.6542N 1:24.3991W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 3891 6477
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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K6 Telephone Box  A Road (Classified A) 

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