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Wall box, Grays Farm, near Biggin Hill, Kent, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Sieni
N 51° 17.619 E 000° 04.170
31U E 295688 N 5686559
Quick Description: A wall box mounted in a flint wall on Grays Road, along the North Downs ridge, between Biggin Hill and Westerham in Kent.
Location: South East England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 3/10/2013 3:07:40 PM
Waymark Code: WMGJ0X
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Brentorboxer
Views: 4

Long Description:
This wall box is mounted in the wall of Grays Farm, on Grays Road.

This is a rather remote location for a postbox. It's between the villages of Knockholt and South Street, and the further away the towns of Westerham and Biggin Hill. The only people for whom it is likely to be convenient are the residents and employees of Grays Farm. Perhaps the Victorian resident of the farm had influence with the Post Office.
Tell us about the area the post box is situated.:
Grays Farm is on the Southern escarpment of the North Downs.

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

Is this post box still in use?: Mon-Fri 5pm, Saturday 9am

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

Any other embossed lettering, such as manufacturer?: WT Allen & Co Ltd

Manufacturer Inscription: WT Allen & Co, London (1881-1901)

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