Shapwick station; Post Office postbox marked ‘E VII R’ in brick pillar, 1960


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Shapwick station forecourt; Post Office postbox marked ‘E VII R’. Mounted in brick pillar, catlle pens beyond on other side of road. Photo probably taken in 1960.

The plate on the box says ‘NEXT COLLECTION 96 NO.2’. ‘6 SHAPWICK STN’. ‘COLLECTIONS (1) AM 8.40, (2) PM 3.15 (NOT SAT.), (2) 1.10 (SAT. ONLY). SUNDAY, GOOD FRIDAY, 2.40 PM. CHRISTMAS DAY, BOXING DAY NO COLLECTION’.

Photo by David Milton. Copyright S&DRT. Our ref. WSHSD_2015_41_179.

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