NY5118 : The 'Withnail and I' telephone box, Bampton

taken 8 years ago, near to Bampton, Cumbria, Great Britain

The 'Withnail and I' telephone box, Bampton
The 'Withnail and I' telephone box, Bampton
Here is Richard E Grant ('Withnail') making a rather foul-mouthed call from this phone to his agent in the cult 1986 film LinkExternal link The interior is quite dirty and there is a book hanging inside for visitors to leave written comments - most are quite unprintable. I was more surprised to find that this phone still takes coins although a minimum charge of 60p seems quite steep - no wonder no-one uses them any more unless a mobile signal can't be found.
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Saturday, 9 February, 2013   (more nearby)
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Tuesday, 12 February, 2013
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Lowlands  Historic sites and artefacts  Village, Rural settlement  Communications 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NY 5142 1826 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:33.4340N 2:45.1611W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NY 5143 1826
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