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Victorian Post Box, Diego Garcia, BIOT
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member VQ9JC
S 07° 15.791 E 072° 22.563
43M E 210248 N 9196318
Quick Description: A very remote connection to Old England.
Location: British Indian Ocean Territory
Date Posted: 7/31/2012 3:25:15 AM
Waymark Code: WMF033
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
Views: 4

Long Description:
This post box is clearly mounted for all to see, but it's commonly overlooked because not many people on "DGar" realize the significance of the "VR" letters.
Tell us about the area the post box is situated.:
This post box is mounted on the outside wall of the British Royal Police Station on the island of Diego Garcia, BIOT.

Condition of the box: Good/Average/Poor: Average

Is this post box still in use?: No

Is VR embossed on the post box or is it an "anonymous" box?: Embossed

Any other embossed lettering, such as manufacturer?: "LETTERS ONLY", "NEXT COLLECTION", and "LONDON"; all three are in all caps.

Manufacturer Inscription: No Manufacturer. Anonymous

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