SE1073 : Telephone box, Lofthouse

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

Telephone box, Lofthouse
Telephone box, Lofthouse
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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SE1073, 73 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 6 April, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 15 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Village, Rural settlement  Communications 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1013 7350 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:9.4329N 1:50.7826W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 1014 7349
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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