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Victorian Pillar Box, Abbey Square, Chester
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MrPirateCat
N 53° 11.523 W 002° 53.525
30U E 507210 N 5893640
Quick Description: This is a Victorian Pillar Box at Abbey Square and Northgate Street in Chester.
Location: North West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 9/27/2012 1:26:13 PM
Waymark Code: WMFCBX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree
Views: 2

Long Description:
This Victorian pillar box is located on the southeast corner of Abbey Square and Northgate Street in Chester.
Tell us about the area the post box is situated.:
The post box is located at the southeast corner of Abbey Square and Northgate Street under a tree and across from the bank.

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

Is this post box still in use?: Yes. Monday - Friday 6:30 PM, Saturday 12:30 PM

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

Any other embossed lettering, such as manufacturer?: POST OFFICE (to the left and right of the slot) and A Handyside & Co Ltd, Derby & London (at the base)

Manufacturer Inscription: Andrew Handyside & Co Britannia Iron Works Derby & London

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