Telephone Call-box in Cradoc
A Grade II Listed Building in Yscir, Powys
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Latitude: 51.9649 / 51°57'53"N
Longitude: -3.4315 / 3°25'53"W
OS Eastings: 301745
OS Northings: 230575
OS Grid: SO017305
Mapcode National: GBR YM.L9H9
Mapcode Global: VH6BR.GWR1
Entry Name: Telephone Call-box in Cradoc
Listing Date: 23 March 2005
Last Amended: 23 March 2005
Source ID: 84278
Building Class: Communications
Location: At the crossroads on the E side of Cradoc village opposite The Old Smithy.
Community: Yscir (Ysgir)
Traditional County: Brecknockshire
Telephone kiosk of type designed in 1936 by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott for the GPO. This one made before 1953, by the Lion Foundry Co. Ltd., Kirkintilloch.
Telephone kiosk, red-painted cast-iron with shallow Soaneian dome, the lunettes with George VI crowns over glazed panels lettered ''Telephone''. Sides and door have glazing in vertical row of eight long panes each with marginal pane each side, door glazing is cast-iron set in wood. Makers plate to rear.
Reasons for Listing
Included for group value with The Old Smithy in the village centre.
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