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Latitude: 52.7716 / 52°46'17"N
Longitude: -1.1608 / 1°9'38"W
OS Eastings: 456712
OS Northings: 319667
OS Grid: SK567196
Mapcode National: GBR 8KW.7B1
Mapcode Global: WHDHR.4LHK
Entry Name: Post Box in Wall of Outbuilding Approximately 75 Metres North North West of Field Fares
Listing Date: 14 January 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1224905
English Heritage Legacy ID: 189371
Location: Walton on the Wolds, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE12
Civil Parish: Walton on the Wolds
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Barrow-upon-Soar Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
BARROW-UPON-SOAR WALTON LANE
Post Box in wall of
75 metres NNW of
Post box. 1859. Painted cast-iron with pedimented aperture hood. The panel
below the aperture has raised VR with central crown. An example of the first
standard wall box with pedimented hood and made by Smith and Hawkes of
Birmingham. Blue brick surround. The mid C19 outbuilding to which it is
attached is not of special architectural interest. (Information from the Letter
Box Study Group).
Listing NGR: SK5671219667
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