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Postbox at the Junction with Water Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Buxton, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2586 / 53°15'31"N

Longitude: -1.9162 / 1°54'58"W

OS Eastings: 405689

OS Northings: 373518

OS Grid: SK056735

Mapcode National: GBR HZ1R.YL

Mapcode Global: WHBBS.JCR6

Entry Name: Postbox at the Junction with Water Street

Listing Date: 18 June 1986

Last Amended: 31 January 1997

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1257818

English Heritage Legacy ID: 463409

Location: High Peak, Derbyshire, SK17

County: Derbyshire

District: High Peak

Town: High Peak

Electoral Ward/Division: Buxton Central

Built-Up Area: Buxton

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Buxton with Burbage and King Sterndale

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text


616-1/3/4 (North East side)
18/06/86 Postbox at the junction with Water
(Formerly Listed as:
Box 1 Pavilion)


Postbox. 1866. Penfold design. Cast-iron. Moulded and
decorated ogee cap with acorn finial, over hexagonal plan on
moulded base. Royal coat of arms over recessed posting slot,
flanked by the inscriptions "Post" and "Office" within raised
bands. Beneath this are the raised initials "VR" positioned
over the collection times plate which is in a raised moulded
surround. Inscription to base reads "Cochrane and Dudley".

Listing NGR: SK0568973518

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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