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Latitude: 53.3242 / 53°19'27"N
Longitude: -3.8268 / 3°49'36"W
OS Eastings: 278424
OS Northings: 382364
OS Grid: SH784823
Mapcode National: GBR 1ZQ0.92
Mapcode Global: WH64Y.5PZZ
Entry Name: Pillar Box, St George's Crescent
Listing Date: 16 March 1976
Last Amended: 6 June 2001
Source ID: 3456
Building Class: Communications
Location: Outside The Queen's Hotel.
Traditional County: Caernarfonshire
An example of the hexagonal cast-iron pillar box designed by J W Penfold c1865; pillar boxes of identical design produced 1866 to 79 by Cochrane and Co.
Hexagonal cast-iron pillar box. Shallow umbrella shaped domed top decorated with foliage and with beading at the base; oval finial. Royal coat of arms above opening for letters. Initials " VR" applied to door of pillar box. Moulded base with inscription "Cochrane Co".
Rare surviving hexagonal post box. Group value with Queen's Hotel.
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