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Letter Box outside the Post Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Caerleon, Newport

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6095 / 51°36'34"N

Longitude: -2.9538 / 2°57'13"W

OS Eastings: 334049

OS Northings: 190506

OS Grid: ST340905

Mapcode National: GBR J7.9XBK

Mapcode Global: VH7B6.RT90

Entry Name: Letter Box outside the Post Office

Listing Date: 18 January 2002

Last Amended: 18 January 2002

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 26134

Building Class: Communications

Location: On the pavement immediately outside the Post Office in the centre of Caerleon.

County: Newport

Town: Newport

Community: Caerleon (Caerllion)

Community: Caerleon

Built-Up Area: Caerleon

Traditional County: Monmouthshire

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History

A George VI letter box probably erected post WWII.

Exterior

Cast iron letter box manufactured by McDowell, Stevens and Co. of London and Falkirk inscribed on the base. It is unaltered apart from the addition of a stamp vending machine fixed to its right hand side.

Reasons for Listing

Included for its strong group value with the surrounding historic buildings in the centre of Caerleon.

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