SZ5881 : Shanklin Telephone Exchange (4)

taken 7 years ago, near to Shanklin, Isle of Wight, Great Britain

Shanklin Telephone Exchange (4)
Shanklin Telephone Exchange (4)
This photo shows the Edward VIII cipher and the year 1936 above the entrance of this TE. Edward VIII was the uncrowned king of the United Kingdom who reigned from January to December 1936. Quite a few postboxes had this cipher on them, but as far as I am aware, Newport (IOW), SZ 4989 refers, and Shanklin were the only TEs which had that same cipher inscribed above their entrances.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 5 July, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 12 February, 2012
Geographical Context
City, Town centre  Communications 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 5805 8159 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:37.8676N 1:10.8354W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 5803 8159
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EAST (about 90 degrees)
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