Categories of Special Interest
Artistic Historical Social
In Use As
1881 - 1901
Freestanding cast-iron pillar post box, between 1881-1901, with raised "VR" royal cipher, moulded necking, and shallow domed capping. Road fronted on concrete footpath.
An attractive item of street furniture representing an early-surviving artefact of mass-produced cast-iron ware. Raised details contributing significantly to the artistic design quality of the piece include the royal cipher of particular additional importance as a tangible reminder of the period when Ireland formed part of the British Empire.