MEM24450 - Telephone box outside village hall, Hawkridge (Building)

Summary

A K6 type telephone box, designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1935.

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A K6 telephone box is visible in a photograph adjacent to a guide post in the centre of Hawkridge. It is of a type designed by Giles Gilbert Scott for the General Post Office to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of the coronation of King George V in 1935. [1,2] The location of the kiosk was mapped on the HER using 2018 Ordnance Survey MasterMap data. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Various. 2017-8. Exmoor and West Somerset Main Signpost Survey. WH2.
  • <2> Website: Unknown. Unknown. The Telephone Box: Kiosk No 6.
  • <3>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap. [Mapped feature: #44948 ]

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Location

Grid reference SS 8605 3068 (point)
Map sheet SS83SE
Civil Parish WITHYPOOL AND HAWKRIDGE, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Record last edited

Nov 25 2019 1:29PM

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