Survey Data

Reg No

16400710


Rating

Regional


Categories of Special Interest

Artistic Historical


Original Use

Post box


In Use As

Post box


Date

1865 - 1875


Coordinates

323776, 214681


Date Recorded

19/08/2003


Date Updated

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Description

Freestanding octagonal cast-iron letter box, erected c.1870. Known as the 'New Standard Letter Box' designed by J.W. Penfold and built by Cochrane in Birmingham in 1866. Sited by the road side this letter box is still in use.

Appraisal

A delightful and well preserved post box which apart from a missing finial is in perfect condition.