SK6739 : An RAC Telephone Box near Saxondale

taken 36 years ago, near to Newton, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

An RAC Telephone Box near Saxondale
An RAC Telephone Box near Saxondale
Situated on the A52 road West of Saxondale, this blue RAC telephone box No 34 was at one time a common sight on the roads in the United Kingdom. Besides providing the normal telephone service, these boxes contained a list of emergency telephone numbers (doctors, hospitals, police, garages, etc) whilst the majority of them also included maps and notices of general and local interest. However, by the early 1990s, these boxes had all but disappeared and, unlike a few AA telephone boxes, there are none remaining that are listed.
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SK6739, 35 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Sunday, 16 October, 1983   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 30 July, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Communications 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 6764 3979 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:57.0741N 0:59.6823W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 6765 3977
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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