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OSM Postbox note=* List

Lists any UK postboxes with a note tag. Sometimes this tag contains useful information that could be better recorded in more specific tags.

Found 2121 boxes.

Box Number Node ID LE note
SO40 598 911696518 3y This postbox is a lamp of a brand new EIIR design.
E1 5 3819688711 7m each aperture has separate ref
E1 1005 3819688711 7m each aperture has separate ref
B50 34 4470122591 21m ref not visible on collection plate.
CT21 88 440742073 11y "Box No 88". Could not see a ref in the normal format.
HP23 129 3051914771 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox wil be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday."
HP22 131 3067350856 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 09:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
HP22 132 3067350853 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 09:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
HP22 134 3067350854 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 09:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
HP22 137 3067350848 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 09:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
HP22 277 29132937 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 09:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
HP22 279 3067282498 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 09:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
HP22 281 3067282496 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 09:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
HP22 282 3067282495 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 09:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
PL26 138 3152498358 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 7:00 a.m. Monday to Friday and 9:00 a.m. on Saturday."
EX34 7 3152466340 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00 a.m. Monday to Friday and 7:00 a.m. on Saturday."
HP22 87 3067023531 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday."
HP22 222 3067023530 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday."
HP22 292 3067039233 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday."
HP22 293 3067039234 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday."
HP23 130 3051766701 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday."
HP23 138 3051957479 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday."
HP23 139 3051731846 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday."
LA9 3 3098487128 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday."
CA12 130 279636544 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
CA12 134 3098443276 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
CA12 228 3098443278 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
CA12 255 2269876097 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
CA12 277 3098472597 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
CA12 306 2269876071 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
CA12 308 3098472595 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
CA12 312 3098443277 6y "From 15th September 2014, the final collection will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 07:00am on Saturday."
SO23 4 4492383589 4y "Notice. Letters which contain coin if posted as ordinary letters will be charged on delivery with a special registration fee of 8d"
1708910799 8y "Old rectory" post box?
SP2 115 761124437 6w "Please use both boxes". "This Postbox has the latest collection in this area.".
HP22 285 3076631723 6y "With effect from 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday."
HP22 258 1757659741 6y "With effect from 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturdays."
HP22 266 3076631710 6y "With effect from 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturdays."
1708991308 8y "post office" post box
EC3R 314 3072466175 2y 04/04/18 called by to confirm ref (confirmed NOT EC3M)
EC3R 315 25544097 2y 04/04/18 called by to confirm ref (confirmed NOT EC3M)
EC3R 3141 3072466175 2y 04/04/18 called by to confirm ref (confirmed NOT EC3M)
GU34 96 778164087 4y 07/08/2012 - Painted Gold in honour of Olympic gold medallist showjumper, Peter Charles
NR1 133 366870679 5y 133 on left, 156 on right
NR1 156 366870679 5y 133 on left, 156 on right
NR4 436 335779512 5y 16:00 collection at Cantley Lane, Keswick postbox
SK1 226 4397075985 4y 1st Class & international
360057900 13d 2 Post boxes beside each other, one has no
LE4 806 360057898 13d 2 Post boxes beside each other, one has no
B98 4172 1787981066 2y 2 adjacent boxed but they have the same ref!
B98 172 1787981109 19m 2 adjacent boxes but they have the same ref!
W1H 3 2123195339 21m 2 apertures labelled "stamped" and Franked". one aperture has no ref plate.
SE1 34 5396989382 2y 2 apertures on the front wall of the Post Office. Only one plate with ref and collection times. Middle aperure currently (07/02/18) blocked up
CV12 551 1489215231 22m 2 apertures side by side in a metal panel on wall but with different refs
CV12 552 1489215230 22m 2 apertures side by side in a metal panel on wall but with different refs
RG27 316 29749818 9y 2 boxes, both with the name number
SE13 10 801377641 7d 2 pouches attached
BS9 536 918603236 5y 2015-07 not disused, ref sheet in place, etc.
MK9 361 2547112406 21m 2019-04-06. One of the 2 apertures is sealed.
MK7 538 2597182242 8m 2020-04-25: This previously had the same reference (MK7 426) as a postbox in Litchfield Down mapped in 2009. Re-surveyed and is now shown on the plate as MK7 538.
SK1 225 4397075979 4y 2nd Class
SE3 3 8305826298 6d 3 Wooden fronted wallboxes on the Post Office
SE1 5 359725832 6y 3 apertures in front wall of PO. Only one collection plate and ref
W1U 124 2730124369 13d 3 apertures in front wall of Post office. Nearby plate with collection times and only one ref.
SG19 115 3535535542 13d 3 apertures in wall of delivery office. Marked, 1st 2nd and local
1860976504 16m 3 boxes together, unable to see box no on one
AB12 1111 1860772730 16m 3 boxes together, unable to see box no on one
AB12 1112 1860976500 16m 3 boxes together, unable to see box no on one
5359540649 2y 3 postboxes within the Post Office but no ref on any of them
B24 282 1673544727 3y A faded sticker has been placed over the box number. The old number looks like 502 and the new 282 but both could be incorrect
G69 139 1319943504 9y A later collection is made at 7.30pm from the Postbox at Glasgow Mail Centre, 20 Turner Road, Springburn, G21
GL20 37 602183605 2y A small lamp box, built in to a stone wall
E12 8 331352887 7y According to postoffice, this is on the next road - should validate.
W2 14 661071253 4m According to what it says this box has a slot for first class / overseas and one for franked mail. So you can't post second class mail?
8231316979 4w Also for parcels. No reference code visible
1672815754 2w Although a box number (for ref=* key) mis not apparent on the image of the collection plate, it's probably hiding under the frame at the bottom
SP1 75 7079511315 12m Although no royal_cypher but probably a Victorian era postbox
OX27 559 197738416 4m Although this postbox is marked on OSM as OX27 339, when I used this postbox on Thursday 27.08.2020 the postbox number stated "OX27 559D".
312413508 9y Annoyingly the post office had covered up the ref number with a sticker. Grrr.
WR14 130 997574441 2h Anonymous box: doesn't even have a Crown !
CR0 145 3179697244 6y Aperture CR0 145 accepts 2nd class mail only;CR0 146 accepts first class mail only
CR0 146 3179697244 6y Aperture CR0 145 accepts 2nd class mail only;CR0 146 accepts first class mail only
W1H 7 3250159384 2w Apertures labelled "stamped" and "franked". Only one ref
W1J 70 622556517 13d Apertures marked "Stamped" and "Franked".
W1J 66 623257813 13d Apertures marked "Stamped" and "Franked". Only one aperture had acollection info and ref.
CF48 61 6689847679 17m Appears quite old, probably Victorian or Edwardian
MK45 175 4568957379 4y Appears to be recently installed, as at date of survey (2016-12-23)
6512735947 4m Appears to be using the old style reference system
HP19 307 3521820398 19m Appears to have the wrong reference (typo in the information plate). Royal Mail list indicates that the postbox at this location should be HP19 307.
BR3 372 3598508891 4y Approx position, outside 86-88 Eden Way
1305692121 8y Approximate location
DY5 179 410996175 3y Approximate location - GPS reception not good here at time of survey
CM24 3682 913218005 20m Approximate location, as GPS fix wasn't very good.
448396607 11y Approximate position, saw this while travelling on the other side of Milton Road, recessed into a brick wall
BH14 40 7683956814 6m Arrow to post office on top
BN3 242 6292222103 22m As at 20.02.2019 there is a Royal Mail sticker saying that from 31.12.2018 the collection times are Monday to Friday 09.00 and Saturday 07.00, which I have added on this edit. But the postbox notice has not yet replaced the reference number with BN3 242D.
BN1 316 1219920562 22m As at 21.02.2019 the postbox notice read that from 31.12.2018 the collections are 9am Mon-Fri and 7am Sat. But the postbox number was obscured but it would now be BN1 316D. And as at 21.02.2019 the postbox notice has not been updated.
PO38 244 12007109 2y As at 28.04.2018 this postbox is taped up and cannot be used.
PO38 257 826810316 2m As at 28.04.2018 this postbox is taped up and cannot be used.
W1D 102 384759680 5y At 2015-08-05 no ref on right-hand box.
WD3 266 1782677525 5y At reception desk
WR8 110 908299874 2w At the Brotheridge Green end of Gilvers Lane
CR4 31 369846292 2y At the time of my own survey, the collection plate was missing. However the postbox ref had already been mapped.
TD8 84 426936183 2y Attached to phone box!
IP15 4670 3722810014 5y Aug 2015: Box may have wrong collection plate. RM has ref as 'IP15 8128'
1561526339 5y Aug 2015: Missing collection plate. RM has ref as 'IP15 4670' but this plate was on another box.
AL7 328 4439042696 4y Available during Morrisons opening hours only
BN6 404 7785786636 5m BN6 404D is the ref on the box, although it is probably a misprint
RH2 160 20998950 4y Barcode number 640160 ??
SG9 37 943312674 13d Behind bus stop, built into wall
1386187208 3y Behind wall
SG7 194 807315458 4y Between main London Road A4161 eponymous Service Road.
6644144169 17m Beyond security barriers next to restaurant staircase in CFB. Access for employees and visitors only
WC2A 54 1816038182 2y Both aperture blocked up and no plate on either aperture 11/12/18
SW1Y 86 675860551 12d Both apertures blocked (10/06/19) possibly due to roadworks
SW1Y 186 675860551 12d Both apertures blocked (10/06/19) possibly due to roadworks
W1B 97 452589678 13d Both apertures blocked up 23/12/14. No ref labels
CV32 15 1887905383 3m Both apertures have same ref. One is for stamped mail and the other for franked mail.
CV32 33 315607022 3m Both apertures have same ref. One is for stamped mail and the other for franked mail.
CM2 41 469279463 7y Both apertures have the same box number of the collection plate
NG34 47 3926161474 3y Both apertures have the same ref
NR19 1900 2329901046 5y Both apertures have the same ref
NR19 1900 2329901046 5y Both apertures have the same ref
BN11 1819 5540217696 2y Both apertures have the same reference number.
SE13 11 801377615 7d Both slots have same ref
EH13 560 442983367 2y Box actually in-store, only accessible when store open
BT74 117 7620590898 6m Box added when Culkey Post Office transferred to Spar in 2015
HP27 109 3919374579 4y Box aperture taped over upon date of survey.
6074778597 2y Box faceplate marked G2 293 and G2 293A but PO List has this as G2 2930
B72 1348 1113471229 21m Box has no reference number
E1W 36 369840816 5y Box in E1W postcode area, so updated ref to reflect this.
E1W 53 249311426 5y Box in E1W postcode area, so updated ref to reflect this.
E1W 58 249311847 5y Box in E1W postcode area, so updated ref to reflect this.
E1W 116 369840812 2y Box in E1W postcode area, so updated ref to reflect this.
E1W 158 249311847 5y Box in E1W postcode area, so updated ref to reflect this.
NN6 519 1807301465 4y Box installed here to replace wall box on High Street. Original box reference retained.
EX35 45 678967683 3m Box is attached to the wall of the Crown, but not sure which bit.
LL15 14 8264886224 2w Box is further south than shown on Google StreetView
SG8 287 271767995 12m Box number covered by collection times sticker
SG8 295 3074550538 12m Box number covered by collection times sticker
SO32 298 2519011529 6y Box number guessed by adding postal district to number in old style ref
ME2 500 3666346026 12m Box number hidden
4200268450 4y Box number hidden by sticker 2016-05
ZE2 125 2911795928 6y Box number is same as Out Skerries box
RH1 67 1203713770 4y Box number missing on box 2011-03-15 - Plaque broken
1312746960 12m Box number unreadable on collection plate
IV13 48 3094835519 4m Box shows number in old format: IV048
BH5 227 827380902 4y Box was moved around the corner
HR1 79 2191327339 6y Brick pillar with capstone dated 1893
LU1 230 2611245126 4y Built into wall of post office but no collection times or reference. Composed of two separate apertures. Collection times and reference assumed from Royal Mail data.
CB23 277 291676568 3y CB3 is shown on plate, but ref probably CB23 now.
BN3 100 7924294638 5w COVID priority postbox
BN3 102 8196263555 6w COVID priority postbox
SG7 188 807334584 11m CP7 Lamp Box embedded in wall
SG5 102 872533827 11m CP7 lamp box embedded in an existing wall
EH4 453 746873987 4y Can't read ref
EH4 377 1097180095 5y Can't read ref on box
CH43 66 7727221221 5m Carronade marque
ST18 226 1073848213 4y Cast iron box, inset into wall, no sign of any cypher, POST OFFICE only.
GU30 73 700183486 5m Caution: This postbox is very near the road and in order to use it, one has to either stand in the road or lean over from an angle to post the item in the postbox slot.
CA1 55 529729962 2y Central platforms in station
WR10 231 1837725580 8y Check in a few months (currently 2012-07) to see if Rm have updated collection plate.
SW10 9 1277108551 9y Check position.
WR11 108 1587135259 5y Checked & it really is in this daft location, just inside store.
E10 6 339857125 21m Checked 20160808 -- collection times plate was missing
RH6 266 1192695068 9y Close to lift P8 1st Floor
CV32 3 3035450788 3m Closed as of 2020-10-05
8175113308 6w Collectiion plate missing 2020-11-22
8175113306 6w Collectiion plate slipped, ref not visible 2020-11-22
HP7 120 820185570 4y Collection Plate is CP5 rather than the usual CP7
WR4 487 1052171419 10y Collection Plate is missing
1951584708 8y Collection once a day
1808858231 12m Collection plate damaged, so half of ref mssing.
SG5 74 857211386 11m Collection plate has "postbox number 74"; prefix for ref guessed. Also gives Saturday collection time as 7.15pm, which does not seem likely.
IP20 7924 4910815265 15m Collection plate mising 2017-06
7985717963 3m Collection plate missing
2881429889 6y Collection plate missing 2014-05-25
3089150826 6y Collection plate missing 2014-09-21
6504482476 19m Collection plate missing 2019-05
IP32 2230 6185526372 15m Collection plate missing as of 2019-01-02
7703645837 6m Collection plate missing as of 2020-07
HR1 56 2286063942 7y Collection plate missing, times & ref from Dracos
BN3 149 8097315858 7w Collection plate missing; handwritten note states "Last Collection Mon-Fri 5:30pm, Sat" but with no time for Saturdays
IP20 7131 3391700673 6m Collection plate obscured; ref not visible
IP26 3409 1691656242 17m Collection plate on box says "This is postbox no. 3409". ref a guess based on likely postcode area.
IP20 7002 4809653637 15m Collection plate partially obscured; no ref visible 2018-04
B80 12 506685070 5y Collection plate removed. Notice saying box is currently out of use due to birds nesting in it 2/5/15
BN2 77 8196853041 6w Collection plate states collection times as Mo-Fr 17:15, Sa 11:45, however a label below states "the last collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9am Monday-Friday and 7am on Saturday".
NR11 1178 1864302504 17m Collection plate syas "This is Postbox number 1178" So ref an interpolation.
BT15 271 4364433032 3y Collection time as of 17/09/2017
BT9 587 560168329 3y Collection time updated 16/09/17. RM plaque dated 26/06/2017.
EH10 28 1663169470 2y Collection time updated 2018-04-18
PH41 118 1108121120 5y Collection times are subject to variation aligned to ferry timetables. We do not colect from this letter box on Sundays or Bank Holidays.
BH16 129 2631853507 4y Collection times changed 2014-02-10
NR27 2724 855301740 5y Collection times changed since previous survey (and ref to a "D"-type).
PE37 225 3039847160 6y Collection times changing on 2014-09-15 to 0900/0700
PE33 313 2962217127 6y Collection times changing to 0900/0700 on 2014-09-15
PE33 343 3043448544 2y Collection times changing to 0900/0700 on 2014-09-15
PE19 267 3051942307 6y Collection times changing to 0900/07:00 from 2014-09-15
PE37 452 3043448287 6y Collection times due to change to 0900/0730 on 2014-09-15
NR27 2714 2436595790 5y Collection times not visible on plate
RH1 63 129862619 11m Collection times taken from corrective sticker effective 21/10/2019
EH10 291 351823655 2y Collection times updated 2018-04-30 GR era box
EH10 239 1672239974 2y Collection times updated 2018-04-30. Edward VII era box
EH10 178 52138314 2y Collection times updated 2018-05-11
EH10 130 845973608 2y Collection times updated 2018-06-02
EH10 230 774075148 2y Collection times updated 2018-06-02
EH10 430 52682874 21m Collection times updated 2018-06-02
EH10 52 52681585 2y Collection times updated 2018-06-04
EH10 119 474986992 2y Collection times updated 2018-06-04. Edward VII era box
HP11 73 3948860022 4y Collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
HP11 84 3948860016 4y Collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
HP11 88 3948860015 4y Collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
HP11 93 3944947435 4y Collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
HP12 74 3948860012 4y Collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
HP12 76 3948860010 4y Collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
HP12 77 3948860013 2y Collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
HP12 87 3961788912 4y Collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
HP12 90 3689714488 4y Collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
HP12 200 3948860017 4y Collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
HP12 201 3948860018 4y Collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
EX3 127 290026569 5y Collection times with effect from Monday 2nd March 2015. Previously Mo-Fr 18:15; Sa 11:15
5924373680 2y Collections and Identification information for this Post Box are incorrect. Actual reference on the box is for a Porthmadog post box (LL51 63) and collections refer to that area.
M1 316 1496840912 6y Collections changing to 09:00 / 07:00 from 8th December
EH10 304 33179738 2y Collections times updated 2018-05-22. George V era box
PO20 165 4278606016 4y Coming from East Bracklesham Drive, this postbox is onside the gated caravan park. On foot one needs to walk along the public footpath alongside and turn right; in a car one has to press the intercom to gain access.
EH45 13 1320370628 4y Commemorates 2012 Olympic gold medal by Scott Brash
EH2 80 446392392 3y Commemorates gold medals by Sir Chris Hoy
TQ2 19 350216483 18m Concealed in hedge at bus stop.
LA11 151 4924654876 18m Corner of collection time plate missing so Saturday collection time unknown
4142872954 4y Currently blocked aperture with wood, no plate detail
NR4 446 358528365 4y Custom rectangular wooden box
NR18 1810 5833547603 2y Custom wooden indoor pillar box
NN14 68 6424129896 3m Cypher = [Crown] EIIR on perforated steel plate below slot. Small cast iron box on top of black pillar.
B46 255 1849557843 5y Cypher is GR but the building in which it is mounted is considerably newer
7935374635 3m Cypher= E[ ]R where [ ] represents a crown set over roman II. Red cast iron on black steel pillar.
LU6 3 2511508752 7y Detail missing from postbox due to damaged exterior: surveyed on 28/10/2013. Collection times and reference assumed from Royal Mail data.
LU6 50 2511508757 7y Detail missing from postbox: surveyed on 28/10/2013. Collection times and reference assumed from Royal Mail data.
WR7 36 1313268661 9y Disused Victorian box in wall behind new box
W2 16 375843932 13d Double Post box stamped & franked
W1U 1 2730124362 13d Double aperture but one is blocked up
NG11 536 2597269449 6y Double checked ref
N21 18 330128365 7y Double-checked as bearing ref N21 18; it seems to have a duplicate reference to the one up the hill.
GL50 192 2815525801 4y Downstairs post box; indoor plastic pillar box
TQ12 14 2537326133 7y Dracos data for TQ12 14 is incorrect
TQ2 392 2537088991 7y Dracos site doesn't list this post box - but it's definately there!
1198972529 9y Drive past, no ref taken
6916798682 14m Driveby. Not sure exact location (wall box on one of these houses, don't know which); there's a Saturday collection, didn't note the time.
HP14 106 3927610449 4y Duplicate reference: RM info suggests this should HP14 104 but clearly marked HP14 106 (like the one on Marlow Road).
HP14 106 3927610450 4y Duplicate reference: this is the "real" HP14 106 but the postbox on corner of New Road / Wycombe Road is has the same reference.
WR3 37 955236104 6y Dycos has the wrong type for this box
PA29 26 4571107038 4y EIIR post box in Scotland!
SE10 22 3037058510 10d ER cypher with Imperial Crown over small numerals
OX7 244 3796260107 3y EVIIR hovis box has been replaced
E14 48 505743173 6m Each aperture has a separate collection plate and ref
E14 1048 505743173 6m Each aperture has a separate collection plate and ref
IP22 7073 3509002579 5w Edward VII box, with ER cypher.
GU24 169 913515797 2y Edwardian "Letters only" Hovis postbox has been replaced with a more modern one
B27 183 1171893039 2m EviiR pillar replaced by new Romec type during 2020 following damage to door
CV8 387 3476842349 2y Faces pub, not the road!
NG7 13 849843198 4m Faded royal cypher printed on the front
DE1 797 769111241 2y First Class
PH1 52 3507959059 4y First Class
EN1 201 3378449378 5y For franked / metered post only
LA3 245 5678528384 2y For franked mail only
OX25 801 1502794797 9y For some reason the lamp box is almost on the floor
348051691 11y Franked Mail Only
324331634 8m Franked Mail Only
370460749 11y Franked Mail Only
B97 9027 1787273016 2y Franked Mail Only
CW12 40 262205871 7m Franked Mail Only
DL6 51 1411122979 7y Franked Mail Only
EH52 135 2936733936 5y Franked Mail Only
EH6 105 741723829 6y Franked Mail Only
RG41 213 3721817295 5y Franked Mail Only
RG41 228 366142023 11y Franked Mail Only
RG5 660 364553860 5y Franked Mail Only
SY1 105 263988056 10y Franked Mail Only
SY1 806 263822853 10y Franked Mail Only
7606514903 7m Franked Mail and Parcels
DE21 785 503419360 3y Franked Mail only
WD4 8 4478997803 2m Franked Mail only
DE21 1372 828138700 2y Franked Mail only. Monday to Friday collection only
1749637763 3y Franked Mail only. Royal Mail gives this postbox the ref PO1 9993.
1776244648 8y Franked mail only
301609101 8y Franked mail only
599933773 4y Franked mail only
3819714915 4y Franked mail only
AL3 203 4581162164 4y Franked mail only
BR5 666 5792791070 2y Franked mail only
CB3 194 288064977 21m Franked mail only
DA14 385 654563538 2y Franked mail only
DA14 4001 5824497284 2y Franked mail only
DE14 618 680145552 8y Franked mail only
DE24 784 767984656 5d Franked mail only
E14 55 1300266931 7w Franked mail only
GL50 380 2440300921 2m Franked mail only
HP19 44 3521820401 5y Franked mail only
HP19 53 28571376 5y Franked mail only
HP2 166 3741840309 5y Franked mail only
HP2 167 3741840301 5y Franked mail only
HP4 50 3440967694 5y Franked mail only
KY6 164 2682344905 6y Franked mail only
KY6 442 2682344908 6y Franked mail only
KY6 445 2682344909 6y Franked mail only
KY7 443 2655754087 5y Franked mail only
LE10 59 1776581762 3y Franked mail only
LE10 60 1776586274 8y Franked mail only
LS10 13 1639436258 8y Franked mail only
LS10 29 1027324249 8y Franked mail only
LS10 1058 2037267779 8y Franked mail only
LS11 27 507896253 8y Franked mail only
LS11 33 748781229 7y Franked mail only
LS12 8 1253177250 8y Franked mail only
LS12 24 2085537423 8y Franked mail only
LS12 46 1459772351 8y Franked mail only
LS2 23 312489703 8y Franked mail only
LU1 300 2685558130 6y Franked mail only
LU2 304 2627373414 6y Franked mail only
LU3 302 2590542050 7y Franked mail only
MK1 622 2571400616 7y Franked mail only
MK1 626 2571400614 7y Franked mail only
MK13 611 2834127365 6y Franked mail only
MK13 613 2558377605 7y Franked mail only
MK14 616 2798853160 6y Franked mail only
MK15 606 2591893503 7y Franked mail only
MK15 624 2591893500 7y Franked mail only
MK2 625 2571400563 7y Franked mail only
MK40 84 1326661805 8y Franked mail only
MK5 629 406670836 7y Franked mail only
MK6 604 2661471376 6y Franked mail only
MK6 607 2661471369 6y Franked mail only
MK8 610 435408932 7y Franked mail only
MK9 601 2547112328 7y Franked mail only
MK9 614 2547112340 11m Franked mail only
MK9 619 2547112434 7y Franked mail only
NE1 504 2092346283 4y Franked mail only
NR1 119 368184321 5y Franked mail only
NR2 230 365597166 2y Franked mail only
NR5 519 357951205 5y Franked mail only
NR6 638 370576952 2y Franked mail only
NR6 639 370553317 9y Franked mail only
PO6 3502 1693946901 4y Franked mail only
SG13 54 4583856310 4y Franked mail only
SK9 998 308851611 2y Franked mail only
ST1 8 340160926 8y Franked mail only
WA16 88 389990676 9y Franked mail only
WD17 1009 2588925583 7y Franked mail only
WD17 1010 2588925588 2m Franked mail only
WF1 20 1035770855 8y Franked mail only
WF1 43 417216772 8y Franked mail only
WF2 3 624392333 8y Franked mail only
WF2 19 664304350 8y Franked mail only
WF2 1018 1040968554 8y Franked mail only
WF2 1039 259294576 8y Franked mail only
WF6 6 430261146 8y Franked mail only
YO10 2016 264106314 4y Franked mail only
MK9 602 2547112383 21m Franked mail only (Post_Box:type=meter) 2019-03-31 Moved to correct position after survey
1278559448 8y Franked mail only post box
CF24 200 1289024961 23m Franked mail only post box
3078965837 6y Franked mail only.
CO2 477 373877067 8y Franked mail only.
GL4 351 2935834101 6y Franked mail only.
LU4 301 2579683214 7y Franked mail only. But sign in notice plate states that this postbox is not in use. No collection times or reference available, so assumed from Royal Mail data.
1050445065 5y Franked mail only?
LU5 110 2525152895 7y Franked meter mail only
LU5 112 2525152911 7y Franked meter mail only. Survey (09/11/2013): the reference number wasn't visible being just below the bottom edge henced assumed per the Royal Mail list.
HP4 3 1613120796 6y From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday.
HP4 10 354484351 6y From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday.
HP4 16 3138664822 6y From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday.
HP4 30 2703984593 6y From 15th September 2014, the final collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9:00am Monday to Friday and 7:00am on Saturday.
PO20 171 4480826038 4y From Earnley Church down Drove Lane, this postbox is down the private Medmerry Park homes estate about 300 yards beyond the shut electric gate; postbox is in the patio area by the reception. When I used the postbox I walked through the pedestrian gate.
GU34 68 2640329263 2y From another OSM user's previous edit, this postbox used to have the royal cypher GVIR but this postbox is now of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
AB15 356 6634168369 17m GR
GU14 207 679407061 9m GU14 2071 is for stamped mail. GU14 207 is for franked mail.
GU14 2071 679407061 9m GU14 2071 is for stamped mail. GU14 207 is for franked mail.
PR7 47 5823587454 2y Gold Painted
S1 40 70911577 21m Gold coloured in honour of Jessica Ennis
PR7 5 569396805 2y Gold for Bradley Wiggins 2012 Olympics
2480508393 7y Gold from 2012 Olympics
CF10 4 3334040491 3h Gold post box to celebrate Welsh cyclist Geraint Thomas winning first place in men's pursuit at 2012 London Olympics
MK9 334 2547112446 7y Gold-coloured box: Celebrates Greg Rutherford's gold medal in the long jump at Olympics 2012
MK9 521 2547112459 7y Gold-coloured box: Celebrates Greg Rutherford's gold medal in the long jump at Olympics 2012
WD17 310 2588925584 7y Gold-coloured: Celebrates Anthony Joshua's gold medal at Olympics 2012
WS9 148 2301078264 7y Golden postbox -- for one of two of Eleanor Simmonds' gold medals in the London 2012 Paralympics.
WR12 176 1162168388 5y Hard to spot. In its own brick bunker, facing away from road.
W1B 101 2769358843 17m Has 1 aperture for stamped mail, and 1 for franked mail
W1B 301 2769358843 17m Has 1 aperture for stamped mail, and 1 for franked mail
E9 22 50944784 3m Has a disused stamp vending machine attached
IP29 2070 3630145633 5y Has a hinged plate on a latch over the aperture, but it can easily be opened to use the box.
E15 23 410978825 9y Has been sealed for sometime, during road works
W1J 74 454360107 3y Has commemorative plaque for Anthony Trollope. Left stamped;right franked
W1J 274 454360107 3y Has commemorative plaque for Anthony Trollope. Left stamped;right franked
WR14 120 1013527370 2h Has neither Crown nor Royal Cypher
8284944249 13d Has no plate
WR14 133 558538164 5y Has old-style collection plate.
WR14 52 1639354788 7y Has old-style plate and full list of collection times. Truncated to be compatible with things like dracos. Mo-Fr 09:00,11:30,17:30; Sa 09:00,11:30
W1K 78 2730116560 2w Has one aperture for first class and abroad and another for second class
W1K 80 1342121199 13d Has one aperture for first class and abroad and another for second class
WR14 39 994472603 4y Has plate saying WR14 12, but the real WR14 12 is a few 100m North !
SA18 392 4164047440 4y Has replaced tiny old VR box (SA18 170?) which was across the road
LE16 52 484675254 10y Has the wrong name plate on it
RH16 601 4425489528 13d Haywards Heath Delivery Office. just slots in wall
WR13 99 470000209 3h Hovis style box attached to telegraph pole stolen in 2009, but seems to have been replaced with modern box (by 2011-03)
PO7 377 875757700 8m I checked this postbox's details on Tuesday 21.04.2020 and all the details are the same.
305549438 12y I don't know if this is "active" or decommisioned. Probably the latter...
B93 19 5369004667 2y I expected to find B93 109 here but it is definitely 19D
B95 270 3398578855 3y I expected to find box B95 16 here but it is definitely 270 (and across the road from "The Old Post Office")
PO7 343 1128156872 9m I passed this postbox on 31.03.2020 and checked the details and they are all the same.
PO7 370 3465379130 8m I passed this postbox on Sunday 26.04.2020 and I added the collection plate and I have moved the icon to the correct location.
DE22 585 956524509 7y I presume that this has been moved from around the corner?
CT1 8 27437219 14m I spoke to the postman who happened to be collecting from these boxes at the time. He confirmed that there aren't any other postboxes in Watling Street and that, despite them both being labelled CT1 8, one of them was in fact CT1 81.
CT1 81 331818117 14m I spoke to the postman who happened to be collecting from these boxes at the time. He confirmed that there aren't any other postboxes in Watling Street and that, despite them both being labelled CT1 8, one of them was in fact CT1 81.
B80 62 3493823573 5y I suspect this may be a D box awaitingh a new collection plate. 2/5/15
GU34 91 2375604791 2y I used this postbox on 22.12.2018 and the postbox number is definitely GU34 91. Before my edit on 23.12.2018 this postbox was numbered on OSM as GU34 93. But postbox GU34 93 is located several miles away just off the B3349 north of Alton.
BN16 1445 349284205 9m I used this postbox on Monday 16.03.2020 and at this time there was a sticker on this postbox saying that from 24.02.2020 the collection will be Mo-Fr 09:00; Sa 07:00. Due to this sticker the CP was not visible.
SO32 341 901001164 11m I went to this location on 26.01.2020 and this postbox is not present.
B14 1314 699047551 10y I'm not sure if the ref is correct
1810979468 8y ID plate not present
5092258855 3y Id not available. Label damaged
WR11 66 748339682 5y In Aug 15 wild honey bees had a hive in this box!
SP1 31 814540353 23m In Crane St, not High St
SG12 94 70724502 7m In a dedicated pillar at the left pillar of cemetery gates
IP31 2046 5308838743 3y In brick pillar actingasgate post at end of wall to house garden
IP24 8254 954772570 4m In courtyard through gate. Gate locked and box inaccessible when delivery office closed.
RH6 359 2467939887 7y In departures lounge
CT1 75 324687916 2y In foyer of ASDA
CH1 667 6143805603 2y In foyer of Asda
CH65 617 5993647600 2y In foyer of Morrisons
LL13 402 6012325937 2y In foyer of Morrisons
CT1 392 324698496 12y In foyer of Morrisons.
SW15 1 555072029 7y In front of the Putney Royal Mail Sorting & Delivery Office.
SG7 180 807314284 4y In gatepost of 6 Clare Crescent, which is on a corner/Clare Crescent.
IP24 3233 1065848780 6y In outside wall of Post Office building
SG2 119 845869337 2w In perimeter wall of house on triangle junction
3530410949 5y In post office foyer, no collection time plate
NR12 1245 2413940273 12m In south-facing side wall of post office
HR8 640 818648532 8y In stone wall, 15m N of, and opposite, grass-covered bus shelter
S5 1199 6063905885 2y In the foyer of the Huntsman Building
CA7 38 3359286574 5y In the wall of a private house!
CA16 212 3467468750 5y In the wall of a private house.
CO12 4 389526647 11y In the wall of platform 1
WR11 1000 3704515092 3y In wall of PO. PO has EIIR cypher, but not box itself. Box has two openings.
BS37 69 337672110 7y In wall of Shale Cottage
IP25 3212 2168919448 5y In wall of former shop; now looks like a private house
IP22 7114 1422745641 11m In wall of private house, away from road
IP24 3228 21755594 4y In wall pillar connected to bus shelter
GL20 372 600874688 19m Indoor plastic box in supermarket foyer
SW19 31 3956285218 7m Info plate missing
798578510 5y Info plate missing Sep 2015
MK40 409 26200952 5y Information plate clearly showed the reference upon survey. Might have been recently replaced.
3699691574 5y Information plate does not give box reference.
3937306237 4y Information plate missing
3951300779 4y Information plate missing hence no ref or collection times
NR27 2733 3770867898 19m Information plate missing, survey of 2015-10-03; information plate re-added, survey of 2019-05-14
LU5 90 2536576351 7y Information plate missing. Collection times and reference assumed from Royal Mail list data.
LU6 38 2518482515 7y Information plate missing: collection times and ref taken from Royal Mail list.
LU6 67 2526362201 7y Information plate missing: collection times and reference assumed from Royal Mail list.
3699691570 5y Information plate missing: per Royal Mail list, this should be box ref HP2 141
MK41 296 4183554 18m Information plate showed collection times but the reference was folded out of sight. According to Royal Mail list this should be MK41 296.
PO15 160 3853400900 5y Inside
DE14 1256 1348744131 8y Inside ASDA Post Office
LS14 1010 4192442238 4y Inside Asda
PE13 212 564369942 11y Inside Asda entrance
PR6 50 583596734 18m Inside Asda foyer
HP2 165 3603024543 4y Inside Asda store
PR7 1 6360825649 21m Inside Main Entrance to Hospital
YO8 66 874655506 10y Inside Morrison's supermarket
PR7 75 5651980960 16m Inside Morrisons foyer
NR21 2170 3370241334 5y Inside Morrisons store, therefore not accessible outside of opening hours.
WF1 300 390948636 8y Inside Morrisons, at rear of cash registers
PR2 458 4560320029 2y Inside Morrissons store
SG12 18 8243604746 3w Inside Post Office
PR7 81 5659104303 2y Inside Store
EH48 79 2720038424 5y Inside Tesco
GL1 399 3182987007 6y Inside Tesco
4721110750 3y Inside Tesco Levenshulme
HP27 129 3798294104 5y Inside Tesco store.
604315684 6y Inside Tesco store. May be a private box run by Tesco, rather than one collected by Royal Mail
MK18 1 3463630696 5y Inside Tesco supermarket
L18 466 621355486 10y Inside Tesco. Check store opening times.
RH1 18 7179736335 11m Inside WH Smith / Post Office
BR1 512 3654011474 5y Inside WH Smiths
SE18 82 691909532 8y Inside WH Smiths
NR6 628 370585284 11y Inside a gate wall
NR7 734 458382675 4y Inside a hedgerow
NR7 719 458382676 11y Inside a wall
AB21 276 2915248829 5y Inside airport building, before security
WF2 113 366661940 8y Inside entrance to Asda
CT5 388 358008918 11y Inside front of store.
SG4 68 804907223 2w Inside grounds of Rush Green Motors.
NG7 343 2390242784 5y Inside lobby of Asda Hyson Green
NE11 121 4401131692 4y Inside on right as you enter.
GL1 1069 2914705092 6y Inside post box
LL59 43 322552441 5m Inside post office
S35 1632 8132393618 8w Inside shop entrance
NR2 205 366852342 5y Inside shop window
GU1 4 781306794 15m Inside station concourse
CO1 478 386005269 6w Inside store
TR18 148 4149378806 4y Inside store
NG1 485 2389036308 6y Inside the Tesco Metro
PE30 604 5940371794 2m Inside the WHSmith
DE22 1402 799532782 8y Inside the hospital near the main entrance, estimated location
HP23 153 2904332625 3y Inside the post office premises.
HP20 76 3451018757 5y Inside the store
HP2 161 3507213598 5y Inside the superstore (Tesco)
LS12 900 4410553680 4y Installed summer 2016. On RM property behind a gate which is locked when the delivery office is closed.
PR25 387 4087898307 2y Instore Tesco
PR7 7 5663032649 2y Instore Tesco
803834737 7y Interesting reference number!
E1 62 672726451 5y Is this box in use? Collection times seem odd and aperture is half-heartedly sealed with insulation tape.
SW15 24 5937875663 2y It is a typical indoor type postbox, but is infact outside.
ME3 186 33187086 11y It was hard to read the post box reference, so I may have misread it.
TN5 316 5628207696 3m Its a new box but is sealed off?
GU27 167 899902243 4m John Penfold, the designer of the penfold postbox, was born and is buried in Haslemere
CB7 168 2620000809 3y Just inside main door to store
B92 173 3575458525 5y Just north of pole
SW5 19 3701919587 5m LH 119, RH 19
SW5 119 3701919587 5m LH 119, RH 19
E1 71 268995341 2m LH aperture (E1 71) marked 1st & Foreign, RH (E1 1071) marked 2nd
E1 1071 268995341 2m LH aperture (E1 71) marked 1st & Foreign, RH (E1 1071) marked 2nd
NW1 19 2409376483 2m LH aperture blocked
NW1 48 5315467222 3y LH aperture blocked
NW1 52 2509194323 11m LH aperture blocked
NW1 70 293754382 3y LH aperture blocked
NW1 6 459804626 16m LH aperture blocked up
NW1 10 293813404 2w LH aperture blocked up
NW1 26 3896693380 7m LH aperture blocked up
NW1 32 307828775 3y LH aperture blocked up
NW1 49 3896716677 12m LH aperture blocked up
PA20 1111 4360868347 16m LH aperture blocked up
SW1H 158 1298729990 3y LH aperture blocked up
M1 11 337174977 5y LH aperture is 11D with 9/7 times, RH is 11 with 18:30/12 times.
M1 11 337174977 5y LH aperture is 11D with 9/7 times, RH is 11 with 18:30/12 times.
WC1B 3 414574852 4w LH aperture sealed . No plate on either aperture 31/01/18
WC1X 28 425163376 19m LH collection plate missing (21/05/18)
W1W 43 553310162 5y LH for 2nd class; RH for 1st class and abroad.
EC1M 112 1418990084 3y LH marked Stamped, RH marked Meter
EC1M 1121 1418990084 3y LH marked Stamped, RH marked Meter
W1D 98 447873256 11m LH plate currently broken 12/02/20
W1D 298 447873256 11m LH plate currently broken 12/02/20
YO26 1001 566356368 5y LH slot 1st class, RH slot 2nd class - both have identical ref YO26 1001
YO17 1002 340415136 5m LH slot for "Local Letters Only", RH slot for "Other Letters"
PO2 6801 2494852092 4y LH slot for stamped mail, RH slot for franked mail
PO2 6802 2494852092 4y LH slot for stamped mail, RH slot for franked mail
YO24 112 259422056 4y LH slot for stamped, RH slot for franked
YO24 9112 259422056 4y LH slot for stamped, RH slot for franked
W1K 54 462025384 2w LH stamped; RH franked
W1K 254 462025384 2w LH stamped; RH franked
W1U 29 3562905406 2w LH stamped; RH franked
W1U 229 3562905406 2w LH stamped; RH franked
5731271545 2y Label broken
8175113311 6w Label obscures ref 2020-11-22
7827896088 6w Label obscures reference number. Collection plate states Mo-Fr 16:30, Sa 11:15, but label overrides stating "the last collection from this postbox will be made no earlier than 9am Monday to Friday and 8am on Saturday".
WR8 112 905082613 2w Lamp box embedded into a house's ("The Villa") gatepost
CH43 35 7714804425 6m Lamp box mounted as a wall box, probably replacing a type B or C wall.
6014790131 2y Lamp box mounted to wall of building
897303954 11m Large lamp box. Need to scan to get ref
PO3 4001 4536751869 3y Latest collection times for the Portsmouth area.
PO3 4002 4536751869 3y Latest collection times for the Portsmouth area.
W1J 294 623357644 13d Left Stamped;Right franked
W1S 94 623357644 13d Left Stamped;Right franked
PE19 126 3051942311 6y Left aperture for stamped, right for franked. Both have same ref on collection plate.
HP11 300 3950443841 2y Left-hand aperture: 1st class mail. Reference taken from Royal Mail note advising of revised collection times.
NR9 939 2790331545 2y Letters Only
NR9 959 3542143633 2y Letters only
CH60 427 510097591 4m Listed by RM as "CH60 Heswall BO Telegraph Road", but it's actually on Pensby Road.
L3 94 8010767231 3m Listed by RM as a Penfold, which I consider unlikely. Also, the cypher cannot be anything but VR but the building dates to 1908, so I suspect the box was originally sited elsewhere.
6034694351 2y Located in front of shop entrance.
BN23 874 6744672561 16m Located inside ASDA
6402553291 21m Located inside Post Office. Reference Code not present on plate.
SA43 7 5107643437 16m Located inside store, near entrance.
SY1 550 370319725 11y Location approx.
RM17 10 759772935 10y Location from Dracos - check!
LU2 224 4097906789 13m Location in departures before security. Node approx position
RH6 370 1530967377 3y Location near Arrivals
RH6 369 1530967364 9y Location near Departures
SK9 6 3919729049 21m London 2012 Olympics gold post box - Craig MacLean
NW6 40 849598059 7y Looks disused right now
LA21 21 1356666183 3y Looks like a replacement for th ewall box which can still be seen on Streetview
7637476535 6m Looks like a wall box on a wall rather than in one
SW5 15 289563818 4m Looks quite an old pillar box, might be Victorian but no obviously visible cypher
BR2 53 2159615191 5y MMIV etched in mortar above Post Box
5504907096 2y March 18, just painted, no card with ref number; checked Dec 18, still no card
PA23 4 4558074837 4y Meter Posting
B30 821 410720443 21m Might be disused
WF14 165 1038218594 4y Might not be here
B61 274 2490217421 7y Missing collection plate
SE10 16 684240432 7d Missing collection plate - hand painted times
HR6 998 4157913921 4y Missing collection plate 29/04/2016
N7 28 403454618 3w Missing front panel giving reference number etc.
3607214807 5y Missing information plate at time of survey
E17 48 276667466 2y Missing nameplate when last surveyed.
255469723 11m Missing panel with times and reference number
GL53 121 512454349 3y Mo-Fr 17:45 until 2016-01-15, 17:00 since then
CV21 22 3798741545 3y Mo-Fr collection time not visible today 08/11/17
B50 50 4459343340 4y Mo-Fr collection time unreadable
DE1 798 990513210 2y Modern post boxes with 'Royal Mail' inscription
WR10 497 1742777690 6d Modern ref derived from Postman's Round List
BD24 69 413545468 3y Modern style
KT8 32 5062944249 3y Mounted in internal wall in "Serving Place" passage by old Royal Kitchens
BA2 34 5762433477 2y Mounted in stone pillarsitting above stone wall.
NN5 203 324387009 4y Moved from Quarry Rd, Port Rd March 2016
DE45 1283 392476435 8y Moved to its correct position south of the road
DT5 57 828430546 6y Moved to new PO, was a wall box
WR11 155 312908149 5y My description says WR11 34, but originally had different number. Need to go again and resurvey
4464095542 3m NOT Royal Mail box, letters posted passed to Royal Mail
2287028141 7y Name plate was missing so no reference
WR9 405 1304041964 4y Need to go back and get correct position.
WR9 466 1290411553 4y Need to go back and verify ref
WR9 353 1275729130 17m Needs manual revisiting.
S10 1019 2624389282 7y Neither of these two is a franked-mail-only - both are normal
NR20 2007 2329901089 4y New box with same ref found 100m NW from here.
LL17 33 8094432438 2m New lamp box replaces wall box that was a few yards south and across the road (now a hole in the wall)
WR8 65 907149442 10y New plate damaged so ref not visible, damaged old plate visible
NR31 3144 3089151884 6y New style sheet metal lamp box with silver stencil cypher
IP26 3213 2895938822 6y Next to front door of pub
SG3 35 802201272 5w No Post Office here, despite RM saying there is!
1571751517 9y No Ref Plate
B14 1243 617892270 21m No Reference
4359381581 4y No card on display at time of survey
WR13 90 1147280541 9y No collection plate
3042073877 6y No collection plate as of 2014-08-24
DN36 27 1936823490 2y No collection plate at date of survey (26/9/2012)
CV8 379 705833688 5y No collection plate so no ref. Only a note saying collection times are changing in Sept 2014. JF 1/10/15
510602194 11y No collection plate, think this is RH7 7
3668562640 5y No collection time plate
LL16 84 5983457585 2m No collection times are displayed on this box.
517371504 11y No faceplate at time of survey, will resurvey. Replaces nearby postbox which was placed from memory and not accurately positioned.
737790133 10y No front panel with information - is this still in use?
909457516 4m No front panel, but not marked 'closed' either.
909513918 10y No front panel, but not marked 'closed' either.
TN4 17 1739080407 3y No identification plate. Presumably vandalised.
600387936 2y No info plate to give ref number
B31 1433 317064418 20m No information board
B29 395 297976951 21m No information board on the box
B31 1090 971972465 21m No information board on the box
B38 374 380468885 10y No information on the box
B38 877 311540256 21m No information on the box
674683236 6y No information panel in place when I surveyed this.
B13 191 257841456 21m No information sheet on the box
5731271540 2y No label
B30 351 495642389 21m No label. Disused?
CV31 9 3054328827 2y No longer has ref no with a D on the end 18/01/18
LU2 204 840968667 11m No plate
BD4 92 687080948 7y No plate with reference
MK15 520 2593083183 7y No public access: located inside the building, behind a secure door.
HR9 995 3301662538 5y No ref on 2nd aperture
GL50 3 2914579601 4y No ref on box
GL50 5400 262690782 2m No ref on box
3658273748 5y No ref shown on plate
7204842109 11m No ref visible
3782574200 23m No ref, though a name is displayed, meaning this is almost certainly GL6 41, which is not obviously in the location displayed by the Royal Mail database a little further to the northeast #surveyme
345710576 8y No reference - faceplate missing
B29 455 560565518 21m No reference number
289569162 4m No reference visible on label
MK42 4 793598696 5y No royal cypher. Old-style pillar so quite unusual to have no cypher.
WC2A 56 1950897793 2y No sign of this postbox today (11/12/18). Presumably it is behind the builder's boards.
5636233132 2w No visible reference
3380816536 5y Non-standard aperture in wall, with no collection plate
3380816538 5y Non-standard aperture in wall, with no collection plate
CB9 61 5243099840 3y Non-standard box at petrol station. No royal cypher.
NG15 1 3497518577 5y Non-standard box built into wall/window of building. Not painted red and looks like a private letter box from a distance.
NR23 2300 3255977200 4y Non-standard box in post office wall
IP31 2017 895869109 3y Non-standard or old plate says "This is Postbox No. v2017", so guessing ref from knowledge of postal district. Collection times may be outdated.
MK2 543 2581089085 7y Non-standard postbox. No notice plate, so reference assumed from Royal Mail data. Can only be used when the store (Sainsbury) is open.
471823140 7y Not a standard postcode-based ref.
471823143 18m Not a standard postcode-based ref.
2912006986 6y Not listed by Royal Mail
WR9 187 1297868989 9y Not on Dracos list
LL16 164 7685473520 4m Not on Robert Whittaker's list.
AB15 645 1092151768 6y Not standard lamp type; has a top that slopes up to the back
634164895 10y Not sure whether this is actually a public postbox or one that's been purchased for private use.
6689768980 6m Not the exact location, but pretty close
SP4 33 5067629905 3y Not very accessible - was buried in nettles at time of writing
26744509 7m Not visible on survey May 2020
EX12 58 3658217889 3y Note on post box saying last ever collection will be 22nd July 2015
SG8 2 904521458 4y Notes say Martin's, but now PO and WH Smith
LU3 78 2590498713 7y Notice plate damaged: reference visible but collection times no longer shown: assumed from Royal Mail data.
LU3 186 2590515769 7y Notice plate mising: collection times and reference assumed from Royal Mail data.
2627419470 8m Notice plate missing
LU2 103 662886021 4y Notice plate missing
LU2 135 662886084 4y Notice plate missing
LU2 139 2627373522 4y Notice plate missing
LU4 60 2548829923 7y Notice plate missing at survey of 2013-11-24. Collection time and reference assumed from Royal Mail data.
LU4 174 2548829948 7y Notice plate missing at survey of 2013-11-24. Collection time and reference assumed from Royal Mail data.
422164489 6y Notice plate missing, hence no collection times or reference data
LU2 3 664485747 7y Notice plate missing. Collection times and reference assumed from Royal Mail data.
LU2 68 2611148877 7y Notice plate missing. Collection times and reference assumed from Royal Mail data.
LU4 88 2579657279 7w Notice plate missing. Collection times and reference assumed from Royal Mail data.
MK5 223 391545357 7y Notice plate missing. Collection times and reference assumed from Royal Mail data.
LU4 46 2579683212 7y Notice plate missing. Collection times and reference assumed from Royal Mail data. Appeared to be vandalised.
312658598 3y Now specialist post box for franked mai only. No ref - E210 no longer shown. Aug 2015.
DE56 586 748880264 8y Nudged east because from the south end you can see it's on the east side of Acorn Drive
RG30 263 318955961 21m Number may be 163 and not 263 as photo was a bit blurred
B35 1152 16624271 7m Number needs checking as photo is blurred
TA2 280 3745235563 2m Observed to have been moved after traffic-calming works, 20161116.
315060676 11y Old Post Office
SA18 360 612958984 4y Old SA18 360 was probably across road on former Parcyrhun post office corner house. This replacement is at bus stop.
SA18 363 4164047432 4y Old SA18 363 entry appears in Royal Mail 2013 file, with this location name "Saron School" but given coords of Saron Post Office.
W8 17 1420456402 8m Old hexagonal pillar box.
CB6 109 783352013 22m Old style collection plate does display modern box number.
WR11 211 2628854398 5y Old style ref shown on plate. Current ref guessed from postal district
HP21 299 3558557450 5y Olympic Gold-coloured box
SO41 49 2229601310 2y Olympic golden postbox. Ben Ainslie The text reads: "This post box has been painted gold by Royal Mail to celebrate Ben Ainslie Gold medal winner London 2012 Olympic Games Sailing: Finn-Men's Heavyweight Dinghy".
WC2N 76 824254551 8m On 11/4/18 I could see no name or reference (the adjacent box had the references as tagged). This box is for franked mail only. Re the fixme tag, I'm unclear what needs to be fixed as I can't see where the location of the box is noted. Fixme removed.
WC2N 82 824254551 8m On 11/4/18 I could see no name or reference (the adjacent box had the references as tagged). This box is for franked mail only. Re the fixme tag, I'm unclear what needs to be fixed as I can't see where the location of the box is noted. Fixme removed.
WC2N 276 824254551 8m On 11/4/18 I could see no name or reference (the adjacent box had the references as tagged). This box is for franked mail only. Re the fixme tag, I'm unclear what needs to be fixed as I can't see where the location of the box is noted. Fixme removed.
EX31 96 923906883 8y On Level 2 (main entrance) near staircase.
AL6 169 815775034 5w On N side of road
BN3 5 1271117473 19m On OSM this postbox was described as ref BN1 5 but when I used it on 21.05.2019 the ref of this postbox is BN3 5.
662866501 9y On Railway Station
BS49 6 662866661 5y On Railway Station; Platform 1
HP5 114 820236988 2y On Wednesday 04.04.2018 when I used this double postbox, the left aperture has the number HP5 1141 which is not on the Royal Mail list they have supplied to http://robert.mathmos.net/osm/postboxes/progress/HP/HP5/
HP5 1141 820236988 2y On Wednesday 04.04.2018 when I used this double postbox, the left aperture has the number HP5 1141 which is not on the Royal Mail list they have supplied to http://robert.mathmos.net/osm/postboxes/progress/HP/HP5/
OX7 239 8249769057 3w On exterior wall of building, within the covered passage for the road
CB7 19 823693851 2y On railway station platform 1. Ely station has no ticket barriers so non-rail users can use this postbox.
TN9 26 32029975 11m On station platform.
IV51 22 4920169095 3y On wall of PO. There is a sticker showing a picture of a VR wall box but this is not a royal cypher
W2 39 375843916 2w One ap for franked; one ap for stamped
W1J 73 454212856 4y One aperture blocked up.
SM6 106 5695185328 2y One of four gold 2012 Olympic postboxes in Wallington dedicated to para-athlete David Weir. "This box has been painted gold by Royal Mail to celebrate David Weir, Gold Medal winner, London 2012 Paralympic Games. Athletics: Track - Men's 5000m, T54"
B5 22 973832261 3y One of only ~120 Edward VIII boxes erected before his abdication
SW5 9 1610243347 8y One of the 'Anonymous' postboxes with no royal cypher
W14 9 1585591590 8y One of the 'anonymous' boxes with the royal cypher missing
1567015223 4y One of the 'anonymous' pillar boxes, with no royal cypher.
5661184304 11m One of three indoor boxes by the Posr Office counter on the first floor of WHSmith
5661184305 11m One of three indoor boxes by the Posr Office counter on the first floor of WHSmith
5661184306 11m One of three indoor boxes by the Posr Office counter on the first floor of WHSmith
CR0 604 240584665 2y Only accepts franked letters/packages
NR5 507 365018126 11y Only accessible on show days
CB1 183 451706177 11y Only accessible when ASDA is open
CB1 186 457464647 11y Only accessible when Tesco is open
CB5 35 471065419 11y Only accessible when Tesco is open
SA19 179 4895990873 3y Only just visible through hole in fence
W1H 9 452168097 2w Only one ref. Apertures marked "stamped" and "franked"
S11 379 747859535 3m Original GR box replaced with E2R
GL54 163 599660822 9y Original ref was GL55 163, but this location is in the GL54 postal district, so I'm guessing it was a typo
NW1 30 3896716681 4y Originally had two apertures, but left hand one has been sealed.
DE14 1255 1348744132 8y Outside ASDA
LU1 231 899032933 5y Outside Luton Enquiry Office.
CT4 169 364666056 11y Outside former post office
HP19 17 3521820403 5y Outside front of store.
SG4 69 869181336 4y Outside number 126
GL1 69 2797182751 6y Outside post box
NR4 439 356265634 9y Overhangs a garden wall
B23 606 60668061 5y PINK!
PL28 157 2700545994 3y PL1570 aperture blocked up
PL28 1570 2700545994 3y PL1570 aperture blocked up
1486359097 9y PO Box ref unreadable
SA18 92 612959233 4y PO closed
PO16 2 456194661 9m PO16 131 is for Stamped Mail; PO16 2 is for Franked Mail.
PO16 131 456194661 9m PO16 131 is for Stamped Mail; PO16 2 is for Franked Mail.
LN2 18 2120482840 13m Painted gold due to Olympics 2012 medal winner
ME1 24 348615605 21m Painted green!
S10 1232 7008554963 8m Parcel Drop Box
LA4 249 7325965822 8m Parcel Postbox
LA9 253 4689963359 11m Parcel Postbox
MK11 508 2619944191 7y Part of the Murco petrol filling station.
IP22 7082 2426993405 7m Partially concealed in hedge
2663702476 6y Pb emir pillar 15:00 - - internal uni
RH11 142 5654257373 2y Per photo 25/5/15 this is definitely RH10 not RH11, but the Royal Mail database (and all logic!) would suggest it should be RH11.
TR27 126 3768859715 2y Permanently moved from previous location other side of the road due to roadworks.
ME13 60 261697261 11y Photo of postbox blurry - the second part of the ref might not be correct.
B30 392 281253619 13m Photo was a bit unsharp. Not sure about the ref
TF1 13 389888830 8y Picked the ref up while partially inebriated. Might be wrong...
HA1 3 823624265 9m Pillar has additional box attached (stamp dispenser?)
1036629359 8y Plate giving details of collection times, reference number etc is missing
NG7 127 2632815895 6y Plate missing (2014-05-10)
BD4 39 676622742 8y Plate missing so collection time or postbox ref
NG11 221 1191222294 4m Plate mssing (April 14;April 15)
WR8 27 1114020342 8y Plate on box shows WR8 9; previous label showed WR8 315.
NR26 2622 3710805306 5y Plate paper missing, aperture unblocked, ref/times from Royal Mail
IV21 222 2399239571 7y Plate reads IV 222
DE7 1324 828194314 2y Plate shows ref DE7 315 (2016-02-27) but this also exists in Stanley Common. Have left old previously surveyed ref for now.
EX10 75 430681128 5y Plate stopping mail from being posted on 19th July 2015
1291515493 8y Plate with ref, collection times etc is missing
27014172 11y Plate with reference number missing from post box
666175149 10y Position approx from memory, having been there a couple of days ago.
292441154 4d Position approximate.
WR11 107 2404783996 5y Position more accurately
356767759 6y Position needs refining
RH10 44 1984669022 6y Possibly the moved RH10 44 box from the High Street?
CT21 206 7121876481 12m Post Box incorporated within shop front
CV22 214 3798686723 4y Post Hoc website says that Royal Mail data indicates CV22 51 here but ref on box is CV22 214D as of July 2016
634898308 10y Post Office here no longer operational
WR10 260 1693260510 5y Post Office is demolished (2012-07). Need to keep an eye on this PB lest it gets (re)moved.
SW10 20 338929324 6w Post box embedded in wall.
3213949467 4y Post box for Holiday Inn guests, post box is opposite lifts in foyer, the receptionist said it was emptied by Royal Mail
SY2 1 332589323 4m Post box in wall under tree part hidden by lamp post
LA6 203 275300930 10y Post box inside building.
3455739095 5y Post box is in a low wall at the corner of Whiteacre Lane.
671561040 5y Post box is in the wall of a house.
322921599 12y Post box number obscured
ME3 212 33130424 11y Post box ref from survey and npemap.org.uk. The label on the box simply says "post box 212". I've taken the ME3 from the postcode of Higham station which somebody has submitted to npemap.org.uk.
BN13 1612 2151538625 7y Post box was moved here in 2011 following completion of the newly built Tesco store at the other end of the same car park.
812418834 6y Post boxes exist on arrivals and departure floors at this point.
LL16 67 7123738606 6m Post is leaning at a precarious angle
467481824 11y Postbox in a bad way; no faceplate
LS8 516 989067308 4y Postbox is a double pillar, (http://i.imgur.com/zn6Ad.jpg)
LS8 1516 989067308 4y Postbox is a double pillar, (http://i.imgur.com/zn6Ad.jpg)
SG5 80 805498400 11m Postbox is in wall of old Post Office. RM insists it is still in use. At time of survey (2010-08), had modern sticker on "we no longer collect on BH" so it appears genuine.
3770867897 5y Postbox is inside Budgens adjacent to High Street entrance. A non-standard pillar with no information plate.
PE29 7 814662202 2y Postbox is inside ticketed area, on the up platform, in the wall of the station building, next to the emergency exit
OX5 407 60031996 3y Postbox number says 407D, rather than 407. Is this significant?
SG5 3 805444034 2m Postbox on N side of Wellingham Avenue
NG8 277 323861638 3m Postcode incomplete
NG8 483 323756928 4m Postcode incomplete
LE16 26 469256302 10y Postcode is wrong in postbox database, LE16 9DB doesn't exist
6152135542 4w Posting bank. 1st Class & 2nd Class Mail. 1st Class & 2nd Class Meter Mail.
SW1H 153 2414012817 3y Posting suite, with three apertures; right-most sealed.
WF17 127 386044977 4y Postion est from photo
SE13 8 801377632 5d Pouch
SE13 17 224146188 5d Pouch
SE13 39 685605308 7d Pouch attached
3955991958 3y Presumably HS1 36 but an unusual ref on the collection plate.
6877704317 15m Presumably old enamelled GR post box at entrance to former Post Office opposite is not in use. See https://www.geograph.org.uk/photo/751275
WF3 139 2090752846 8y Previously a wall box at Tingley PO - was moved when PO was closed.
GL53 182 546617426 13m Previously ref was mapped as GL53 40, but that's certainly not what the plate says as of 14/12/2019. GL53 40 appears to be mapped correctly in Leckhampton. https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/511081865
CT9 47 559461334 12m Previously reported as installed circa 1903, sealed February 1996. Box is in use December 2019
ME14 45 263044261 17m Previously surveyed as ME14 45 (RM data suggests this is correct), but faceplate now (7 Aug 2019) says ME14 81D - assume this is an error, as we already have this on Union Street. See photo on Mapillary.
CH2 27 8203317642 5w Priority Post Box
CH2 34 8224750585 4w Priority Post Box
CH2 59 393764151 2w Priority Post Box
CH2 74 8152249594 4w Priority Post Box
CH2 145 8224750584 4w Priority Post Box
CH2 289 8192154631 6w Priority Post Box
CH2 359 8224750586 4w Priority Post Box
CH3 65 8173735741 7w Priority Post Box
CH3 88 8308816951 6d Priority Post Box
CH3 101 8327931019 2h Priority Post Box
CH3 143 8327931021 2h Priority Post Box
CH3 149 311854835 7d Priority Post Box
CH3 151 8149481172 3w Priority Post Box
CH3 156 8258384816 3w Priority Post Box
CH3 157 8258394818 3w Priority Post Box
CH3 158 5082608321 3w Priority Post Box
CH3 192 8308816952 6d Priority Post Box
CH3 254 8306592920 7d Priority Post Box
CH3 270 8228443975 4w Priority Post Box
CH3 361 8308816944 6d Priority Post Box
CH3 363 507050230 3w Priority Post Box
CW6 419 8176487820 6w Priority Post Box
WA6 240 3658948187 4w Priority Post Box
GL50 53 512454307 5w Priority Postbox
PE32 259 6178351873 2m Priority Postbox white sticker related to supporting NHS
2338184268 3y Private box on platform, plaque says mail will be re-posted by railway staff
3416157408 5y Private post-box within Tesco store. Available for public use.
3415861596 16m Privately operated postbox with Sainsburys store, can be used by public.
3687448381 3y Privately owned by Sainsbury's but the post is collected by Royal Mail on behalf of Sainsbury's.
1707572783 8y Probable "Upper Wakes Colne Green" box, approximate location
SG17 11 6184531707 2y Probably a EVIIR, judging by the apparent age but for some reason no actual numerals stamped on the box.
PO12 13 5534791464 2y Probably a VR pillar box.
BN11 1624 6273099884 23m Probably a VR vintage postbox
DT9 2 2439289685 3w Probably a Victorian vintage
BH19 122 6418964660 2w Probably a Victorian vintage postbox
GL1 2 2439315683 4y Probably a replica Penfold pillar box
247486703 2y Probably the post box with the best view in london
CT12 14 559461326 11y Quite hidden in wall behind bush.
WC1B 10 2624195139 3y RH aperture (210) is blocked up
WC1B 210 2624195139 3y RH aperture (210) is blocked up
NW1 13 301017802 7w RH aperture block and no collection plate. 04/04/18
NW1 43 290346364 3m RH aperture blocked
W1K 56 452415076 4y RH aperture blocked up
WC1X 34 2685484243 14m RH aperture blocked up
WC1X 234 2685484243 14m RH aperture blocked up
B49 171 476848481 21m RH aperture has no plate
3184792067 2y RH aperture has same ref but with an A suffix
WR14 33 999684004 4y RM Says this is a wall box
HS9 2 2912116126 6y RM list suggests different number
HS9 3 2912116111 6y RM list suggests different number
HS9 9 2912116116 6y RM list suggests different number
HS9 12 2912116112 6y RM list suggests different number
HS9 14 2912116119 6y RM list suggests different number
HS9 16 2912116121 6y RM list suggests different number
HS9 4 2912116120 6y RM list suggests different number,
PE12 47 803758101 2y RM names Red Lion but no PH anywhere near !
WR13 131 547534883 6d RM replaced this box on about 2010-12-15; it had been stolen. It is now on a pier rather than being strapped to a post.
BH14 197 432578795 6m Rare Edward VIII-reign
BS14 160 4070569456 4y Rare Edward Vlll pillar box
BS3 57 3811695678 4y Rare Edward Vlll pillar box
BS9 419 2882341596 4y Rare Edward Vlll pillar box
S32 200 6151022235 5m Re-located from old Post Office, Main Street in 2015
HP20 71 2398195317 2y Re-surveyed on 2015-04-11 as duplicate reference (HP20 71). This would appear to be the "real" HP20 71 as the other one (at Tesco) should be HP20 77. Assume a mix-up by Royal Mail.
NG11 244 705554412 6y Really is the village post box despite being in the front garden of a private house
5789493659 2y Ref Num obscured by tape by Royal Mail. Believed to be M6 26
WR10 498 1802036405 5y Ref and times corrected from info plate Sept 2015
SW1E 34 3372476206 2y Ref appears no longer to agree to the entry on the Royal Mail list (survey 20/7/18)
SW1E 134 3372476206 2y Ref appears no longer to agree to the entry on the Royal Mail list (survey 20/7/18)
WR10 500 1802574486 8m Ref confirmed as correct from info plate Sep 2015
WR10 321 1255210821 4y Ref confirmed as correct from info plate in Sep 2015
WR10 337 1812794127 5y Ref confirmed by info plate Sept 2015
3418331161 5y Ref covered with label.
B94 61 446058805 2y Ref does not have a D siffix despote C&D collection times
PO18 77 3887911147 5y Ref is actually only marked as '77'
SA15 55 4186098764 4y Ref is correct and matches Royal Mail dataset bu location is in SA14 area
EC2A 202 280033007 2y Ref is not visible on the collection plate so might no longer be correct
4418149105 4y Ref is obscured by sticker
SA32 286 4427181625 4m Ref is partially obscured by water damage
520308090 8y Ref no not visible
3679481450 5y Ref not displayed
NE63 193 798976922 10y Ref not found in DB - need checking
B16 44 418901441 21m Ref not readable
778568579 4m Ref not readable on plate (2015-03-21)
7865840869 4m Ref not visible
313232180 5y Ref not visible
EC1N 107 2986853130 2y Ref not visible on RH aperture
LL16 15 7913910545 4m Ref number is hard to read because of corrosion damage but believed to be LL16 15.
DL6 247 1411125339 8y Ref number not displayed but is only other postbox on Standard Way
LL16 27 7752638039 5m Ref number obscured by damage from corrosion. Believed to be LL16 27.
1167275529 8y Ref obscured
2661132068 2y Ref obscured
4396543890 4y Ref obscured by sticker and discolouration
TS9 122 4073641189 5m Ref of box on RHS is not visible
6427630413 20m Ref on collection plate is obscured
WR5 162 564046156 4y Ref part of label not visible, but probably is this one
1595005412 3m Ref prefix is RM9, remainder is obscured by a sticker
TA6 901 1492042798 2w Ref really does end in "D" not "0"
OX5 761 24950635 7y Ref unclear
1279457978 5y Ref unreadable
1347756502 4y Ref was obscured by a sticker
2359176066 4y Ref was obscured by a sticker
DA6 141 336674259 4y Ref was shown as DA1 343 with a fixme tag due to likelhood of being wrong. Fixme now removed.
GL2 222 347399532 8y Ref was wrong, corrected
HP18 199 3677638170 5y Reference clearly shows HP22 but should be HP18. Renumbered?
3804691981 5y Reference covered by an immoveable sticker.
1915175559 7y Reference different to standard postbox
DE1 66 5667422138 2y Reference has a D on the end
331486778 12y Reference is LE5 406 or LE5 12
331486780 8y Reference is LE5 406 or LE5 12
778717499 10y Reference not visible
3497067328 5y Reference not visible (below the bottom of the plate holder)!
4167716005 4y Reference not visible - information plate too low in its holder.
MK41 40 3720531955 18m Reference not visible: information plate insert set too low in its holder. Should be MK41 40 according to Royal Mail list.
MK41 408 7045191 18m Reference not visible: information plate insert set too low in its holder. Should be MK41 408 according to Royal Mail list.
MK41 411 1758575512 18m Reference not visible: information plate insert set too low in its holder. Should be MK41 411 according to Royal Mail list.
WR13 112 1033701561 3h Reference number comes from marker pen markings put on unplated box by RM.
LL16 13 7685473524 5m Reference number is obscured by damage and staining on the front plate but is believed to be LL16 13.
3660240729 4w Reference number not visible, obscured by moss behind the glass 15/12/20
6300196182 22m Reference number on collection plate is obscured by lower frame
7683388061 6m Reference obscured July 2020
CT12 142 7714350457 4m Reference reused from previous location at "Pinks Corner".
CT15 117 7160182839 11m Reference transferred from former Post Office on Church Hill
HP20 318 2395954948 7y Regular collections will be made throughout the day as required.
NE61 168 639199426 2y Replacement box, definately South of the street.
TQ5 307 1984415512 5m Replaces wall box with same reference at 50.396687, -3.502288 which is now blocked, out-of-use.
CA3 482 942537141 3m Replica pillar box of the first post box sited in mainland Britain in 1853, Botchergate, Carlisle
CT20 73 7157412189 11m Restricted access. Unable to verify reference code.
CB1 23 568370214 16m Retired postbox on platform which is sealed and painted black; Only available to rail passengers.
SA64 59 380459424 5y Revised collection times came into effect from Monday 3 August 2015.
HP11 54 3916864486 5y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP13 11 3088689681 5y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP13 12 3916864493 5y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP13 13 3916864490 5y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP13 14 3916864496 5y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP13 15 497562753 5y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP13 16 3916864499 5y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP13 17 3096153924 5y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP13 18 3916864494 5y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP13 22 477222808 5y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP13 23 1140728216 2y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP13 66 2290387297 5y Revised collection times from 4th January 2016.
HP14 120 2999282075 5y Revised collection times with effect from 2016-01-04
WR10 302 912022335 5y Revisited Jun 2015. Location and tags are correct.
HP11 301 3950443840 2y Right-hand aperture: 2nd class mail. Reference taken from Royal Mail note advising of revised collection times.
BH21 112 876468320 8y Roadside - not on footpath.
NR32 3207 3424840538 5y Royal Cypher missing from pillar
NR32 3216 3741114779 5y Royal Cypher missing from pillar
1727193510 4y Royal Mail 2013 dataset has 425 Brynsierfel and 426 Heol Elfed with transposed locations
SA14 425 4173556087 4y Royal Mail 2013 dataset has 425 Brynsierfel and 426 Heol Elfed with transposed locations
SA18 147 4188387715 4y Royal Mail 2013 dataset has this badly mis-located 8 Km southwest of here in Capel Hendre
SA18 37 4186098773 4y Royal Mail 2013 dataset has this incorrectly located 10 Km east at Gwauncaegerwyn
SA18 124 4172287246 4y Royal Mail 2013 dataset has this incorrectly located 13 Km northwest at Temple Bar
SA18 94 4172287259 4y Royal Mail 2013 dataset has this incorrectly located 6.4 Km west
SA18 85 4184512916 4y Royal Mail 2013 dataset names SA18 85 as Half Moon, matching this location, but has incorrect coords on Station Road Glanaman.
SA18 170 4164047439 4y Royal Mail 2013 has SA18 323 at these coords but named "Saron School". It also has SA18 170 and correctly named "Saron P O" but at coords to the east.
SA15 314 4177423719 4y Royal Mail dataset says it should be SA14 314 but SA15 314 is actually on the box
SA14 112 4186098770 4y Royal Mail dataset shows SA15 112 here but it is well into SA14 area and has SA14 on display.
WR9 491 1238278000 4y Royal Mail gives ref for right hand apperture as 'WR9 4910' but both plates are the same and are 'WR9 491'
BN3 327 6471906318 20m Royal Mail has put a sticker on this postbox saying that from 31.12.2018 the last collection is Mon-Fri 9am and Sat 7am. But the postbox notice has not been updated. The ref should now be BN3 327D and the collection plate should be CP1D.
NN5 270 1751231855 8y Royal Mail have corrected ref displayed on box from NN3 270 to NN5 270 so node updated
RH12 7 26990363 2y Royal Mail incorrectly describes this postbox as being on Tylden Way when in fact it is situated in the neighbouring street, Bartholomew Way. Plus Royal Mail has the wrong pinpoint location on http://robert.mathmos.net/ for this postbox.
LU5 107 2525152900 7y Royal Mail list has a reference of LU5 32767 for this box but that is not what is shown on the information plate.
MK16 164 3782014296 5y Royal Mail list has the old postbox listed under this reference which is built into a Victorian-era house ("The Old Post Office") but is now used as letterbox by the house owner. Replaced by this new postbox.
SP2 453 814479936 10y Royal Mail list says Steventon Rd not Stephenson Rd
WR15 148 3740626928 5y Royal Mail lists this box as WR6 148, not as shown on collection plate
802424900 10y Royal Mail post box inside the hotel.
GL6 57 7234198161 10m Royal Mail's own data appears to indicate this box is in Randwick. However, the name of the box indicated that it should be in The Vatch, and so it has proved to be. #surveyme
DE74 185 1284965589 2y Royal cypher as written on box is ER not EVIIR
LL16 25 2707957489 6m Royal cypher is obscured by COVID-19 priority sticker but probbaly EIIR
LL16 61 7685473508 6m Royal cypher obscured by COVID-19 priority sticker but probably EIIR
HP10 124 3918676472 4y Royal cypher was covered by Royal Mail notice of change of collection times wef 4/1/2016 (info plate already updated).
SO42 153 374215225 3y S has dropped off the ref on the plate
SA33 35 4796446421 3y SA33 is ref at site despite being well out of area.
SO18 732 4600222878 4y SO18 732 is for stamped mail; SO18 733 is for franked (metered) mail
SO18 733 4600222878 4y SO18 732 is for stamped mail; SO18 733 is for franked (metered) mail
SN1 98 2385481844 6y STC2013
SN5 407 2390133826 3y STC2013
SW1W 184 3250876284 6y Same ref on both apertures
G5 38 1690800891 8y Sat collection time partly obscured
GL51 49 361487442 18m Saturday collection time obscured by label
GL51 164 3786721357 18m Saturday collection time obscured by label
GL51 350 3786715147 18m Saturday collection time obscured by label
GL10 249 364366562 11y Says GL6 249 on the label, but pretty certain this should be GL10 249
DE1 796 5666960277 2y Second Class
PH1 53 3507959075 4y Second Class
BH21 76 879556455 2w Seems to be an ex- post office here
WR11 65 312752991 5y Sep 2015 box outside PO temporarily removed for refurbishment
NR27 2700 3770867896 5y Separate apertures for 1st and 2nd class: post office premises in town centre.
AL7 290 822259578 12m Separate apertures for stamped and meter mail
RH2 1 324815603 2y Separate boxes for 1st and 2nd Class
LL16 56 7729239699 5m Set in pebbledashed brick pillar
IP30 2068 4577894522 4y Set into end of bridge parapet facing road
TQ8 4 812322838 10y Set into the side of a house!
SW18 1 309781230 5m Set into wall
DE1 7 5666889482 2y Shares pillar with DE1 110
DE1 110 5667121082 2y Shares pillar with DE1 7
MK10 144 2518854417 22m Shown in Royal Mail list as MK10 144 but the information plate shows MK16 144. Which is right? 2019-03-09. Surveyed again today and now marked as MK10 144 on the plate with date 12/03/2018.
MK10 627 2519985579 7y Shown in Royal Mail list as MK7 627 but information plate shows MK10 (correctly). Royal Mail list appears out-of-date.
RM1 467 2535317265 15m Shown in Royal Mail list as RM1 4670 but definitely showing on information plate as RM1 4670.
RG1 628 319156860 2y Since the last edit of this postbox on OSM, Royal Mail has applied different refs to both apertures as I have stated.
RG1 6280 319156860 2y Since the last edit of this postbox on OSM, Royal Mail has applied different refs to both apertures as I have stated.
RG1 627 319156859 2y Since the last edit of this postbox on OSM, Royal Mail has numbered the two apertures different refs as I have stated.
RG1 6270 319156859 2y Since the last edit of this postbox on OSM, Royal Mail has numbered the two apertures different refs as I have stated.
RH10 149 3064989220 23m Since this postbox is indoor inside the Tesco Extra store, it can only be used during store opening times plus during Sunday browsing time.
CA1 24 1820667293 2y Site of first post box in mainland Britain
L17 371 252204381 4m Situated on a private road
4373261979 4y Slot in all of Royal Mail building, no collection plate visible from road. Public access only during opening times.
NR30 3006 4200296782 3y Slot temporarily sealed as of 2017-04-23
IP22 7167 2418857016 2y Small box inscribed with "Letters Only"
NR12 1279 2438743909 12m Small box marked "letters only"
NR28 2856 2439089500 12m Small box that says "letters only"
NR17 1703 1297370614 17m Small box with "letters only" above slot
NR17 1729 2476959135 2y Small box, with "Letters Only" text
SY10 75 1110235600 3y Small lamp box embedded into wall.
SW5 14 2521238993 5m Small mail slot, only suitable for envelopes
745976066 10y Some doubt re precision of location
4613070495 3y Square wooden pillar box. Collection plate missing.
DE1 107 343559721 2y Sticker on post box suggesting planned change to collections times to be early morning 09:00 Mo-Fr; 07:00 Sa
SG5 52 805471664 4y Sunday 13:15, but this is defunct
GU27 51 2998633845 19m Survey conducted on 2019-05-20. Could not find post box, it may have been removed.
IP24 3351 716885862 6m Survey point engraved on back of brick pillar for post box.
NE61 169 7115315771 12m Surveyed on 2018-06-09, data removed, so now replaced.
TW4 1 4757155240 3y TW4 100 is for franked mail only
TW4 100 4757155240 3y TW4 100 is for franked mail only
8120733007 2m Temporary box at temporary post office
HP1 136 3451714211 5y The Royal cypher is ER and the box appears to be an original Edward VII, judging by its design and location within a wall.
CV1 7 275335138 2y The Saturday collection time was physically obscured. My best guess from my photo is 9:15.
632234924 2y The box is missing. There are roadworks so it may be temporary?
B29 117 343161671 21m The label on the postbox (with details of collection times, ref no etc) is missing.
GL54 296 1465754914 19m The last collection time per the plate is Mo-Fr 16:30; Sa 09:15, but there is a sticker noting that these will be updated as of 29/04/2019
RH20 801 3752131131 2y The left aperture is for stamped mail; the right aperture is for meter mail.
SO23 29 71633629 3y The location of this postbox does not agree to the Royal Mail coordinates, however the surveyed location to the north of City Road next to the Baptist Church is correct
W2 46 6452445677 13m The original collection times, which are still partially visible, have been updated via an official sticker. The ref has not been updated to include the D suffix.
W2 64 173393176 20m The original collection times, which are still partially visible, have been updated via an official sticker. The ref has not been updated to include the D suffix.
W2 67 6452445676 13m The original collection times, which are still partially visible, have been updated via an official sticker. The ref has not been updated to include the D suffix.
W2 70 4619200633 20m The original collection times, which are still partially visible, have been updated via an official sticker. The ref has not been updated to include the D suffix.
W2 246 6452445677 13m The original collection times, which are still partially visible, have been updated via an official sticker. The ref has not been updated to include the D suffix.
W2 264 173393176 20m The original collection times, which are still partially visible, have been updated via an official sticker. The ref has not been updated to include the D suffix.
W2 267 6452445676 13m The original collection times, which are still partially visible, have been updated via an official sticker. The ref has not been updated to include the D suffix.
W2 270 4619200633 20m The original collection times, which are still partially visible, have been updated via an official sticker. The ref has not been updated to include the D suffix.
CB11 41 6007869591 2y The plate is CB11 but CB10 41 would be more logical
SO23 199 74054166 16m The previous editor describes this postbox as being of a lamp design; when I used this postbox on 31.08.2019 it is a pillar design.
3508545946 4m The ref was obscured when surveyed
SK1 385 3741083637 2y The ref which is printed on the right-hand opening of this postbox (SK1 385) is not in the Royal Mail data, but it is a double postbox - the other opening has ref: SK1 386
SK1 386 3741083637 2y The ref which is printed on the right-hand opening of this postbox (SK1 385) is not in the Royal Mail data, but it is a double postbox - the other opening has ref: SK1 386
HP20 71 3451018750 5y The reference (HP20 71) is a duplicate. According to RM list, it should be HP20 77 but survey shows same information plate as "real" HP20 77. Can only assume RM have made a mistake and stuck the wrong information plate on this postbox.
CT9 129 320581607 2w The reference for this box was not visible. It's been inferred from the remaining reference for this location listed at http://www.dracos.co.uk/play/locating-postboxes/?pc1\eCT9
RG20 239 442750725 7y The reference says RG20 239 - but that doesn't seem correct
CR3 594 5747116316 2y The royal cypher has mostly worn off but is certainly EIIR
TD9 80 7785579313 5m The royal cypher is ER. There is a gap where II may have been, but was removed?
NR2 234 365602765 5y The royal cypher wasn't visible on the pillar at the time of survey
EC3V 310 289829479 2w The two refs on this double postbox have been renumbered from EC3 to EC3V...
EC3V 3101 289829479 2w The two refs on this double postbox have been renumbered from EC3 to EC3V...
WR7 256 671801120 9y There are noises that this box is out of service, 2011-05-17. Need to revisit
CA28 6 3563138913 2m There are two separate wall boxes here
CA28 1006 8088083516 2m There are two separate wall boxes here
BN2 194 3784409838 19m There is a postbox sticker on this postbox which reads that from 31.12.2018 the last collection will be made at 09:00 Monday to Friday and 07:00 on Saturdays but the postbox notice has not been updated. The ref should be BN2 194D and CP should be CP1D.
BN43 1539 6519061390 19m There is a postbox sticker stating that from 28.01.2019 the last collection will be 09:00 Mon-Fri and 07:00 Sat. But the postbox notice has not been updated. The ref should be BN43 1539D and the CP should be CP1D.
BN1 348 6502726668 19m There is a postbox sticker which reads from 31.12.2018 the last collection will be Mon-Fri 09:00 and Sat 07:00 but the postbox notice has not yet been updated. The ref should be BN1 348D and the CP CP1D.
BN3 127 6323003742 22m There is a sticker saying that from 31.12.2018 the collection times are 9am Mon-Fri and 7am Sat but the postbox notice has not yet been updated. Plus the ref should be BN3 127D and the collection plate CP1D.
4689538147 3y There is no royal cypher, postbox number or collection plate on the postbox plate.
NG1 64 430913612 2y There really are two boxes here.
NG1 218 430913609 2y There really are two boxes here.
BH21 69 899592565 7y There seems to be an old PO here.
4919814256 3y There was no postbox number displayed.
2973094047 4y There's no reference on the postbox itself, due to it being an international gift
515642197 11y There's no standard plte with the ref on
HP16 87 3937359969 4y These collection times from 21 March 2016: previously Mo-Fr 17:00; Sa 09:30
B75 987 434408279 4y These two adjacent boxes were moved slightly in 2010 to make way for a new cycle path
B75 4987 434408280 4y These two adjacent boxes were moved slightly in 2010 to make way for a new cycle path
GU27 5 701556433 4m This Postboc has the latest collection in this area.
CB4 184 6984878749 13m This appears to be a temporary replacement for the postbox that was located near the Innovation Centre but is not inaccessible due to demolition works
WR9 456 1271490922 17m This appears to be the Hanbury Hall box
WR9 459 1313548462 9y This appears to be the Hazdor Village Hall box but is outside Oddingley Village Hall
HP19 309 2392278246 5y This appears to have the wrong information plate: Royal Mail list indicates that the Paradise Orchard postbox should be HP18 330 which would be consistent with other nearby postboxes.
BN27 904 3669081704 5y This box has a plate accross the apperture with a round hole in it. Could it be in use as a nest box?
RH1 2 20998987 4y This box has a square window for the rectangular Collection times plate - Ref number hidden 2011-03
SE1 3 344513446 23m This box has been moved here from Blackfriars Road
SE1 103 344513446 23m This box has been moved here from Blackfriars Road
WR15 114 3795560395 5y This box has replaced WR15 112 wall box on old post office. The ref on collection plate is probably wrong.
BS37 204 1429304332 5y This box installed July 2015 (replaced older box)
MK18 276 375693325 5y This box is ahole in the wall with a brass surround upon which it has the royal cypher engraved. The information plate is shown in an adjacent window.
WR15 158 3797269083 5y This box may have the wrong collection plate as it has the same ref as another box. It may be WR15 93
WR14 57 1104857939 4y This box replaces the old WR14 57, which was some 50m up the hill on the right; the old one got nicked.
NR29 2950 1419874700 3y This box used to be across the street outside the old post office
OX33 1 290289272 2m This freestanding box in use. Second box in wall is out of use.
KT20 131 262822301 21m This had previously been mapped at the corner of Warren Lodge Drive, but is (now, at least) actually at the corner of Vicarage Close.
PO4 109 851378420 4y This has an unusual royal cypher
TA12 66 2908251909 2w This has an unusual royal cypher
RH12 99 5964935032 2y This is a brand new EIIR lamp design postbox.
PO20 221 4340308335 4y This is a brand new EIIR lamp postbox very recently installed since these postboxes have a new design.
PO40 13 697234520 2m This is a brand new EIIR lamp postbox.
PO38 219 826810330 2y This is a brand new EIIR lamp.
SO30 755 3145236889 4y This is a brand new EIIR postbox of the modern design.
SO19 600 2471139275 4y This is a brand new EIIR postbox.
SM6 42 5809020708 2y This is a gold Olympic postbox
SM6 45 5715212981 2y This is a gold Olympic postbox
SM6 152 248499177 2y This is a gold Olympic postbox
GU34 71 1868954371 2y This is a gold post box. See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2012_Summer_Olympics_and_Paralympics_gold_post_boxes
7554070822 2m This is a parcel post box.
KT15 283 2576856446 2y This is an indoor postbox so can only be used during store opening hours.
WR5 132 819907124 6y This is not WR5 159 - i've checked it.
WR9 352 1297089327 17m This is not WR9 459
4091239090 4y This is not one of Royal Mail's postboxes; it may be owned by Royal South Hants Hospital.
L3 13 348135389 3w This is one of the original Liverpool "Special" Posting Boxes cast in 1863 by Messrs Cochrane & Co of Dudley. The unique design was authorised and introduced to meet heavy and special posting requirements found in certain parts of the city.
SA6 394 4420905273 4y This is outside Coedgwilym Cemetery. Royal Mail Dataset has "COEDGWILYM" box NE of here with ref of SA8 394
PO20 199 5935233223 2y This is the approximate location for this postbox and I have given the description of its location.
KY7 401 2678620831 6y This is the downstairs box. Location approx
BD1 26 301124305 3y This is the latest collection time in Bradford
WR14 12 1639354747 4y This is the real WR14 12, another box a few 100m S has that on its plate, but is really WR14 39
KY7 400 2678620832 6y This is the upstairs box. Location approx
N21 18 330128366 10y This is what my notes say; it seems to have a duplicate reference to the one down the hill.
ME3 116 4328179502 4y This letterbox outside the home of Charles Dickens was used by him and his family.
189211826 2y This looks odd. Must check!
TW17 307 4623884561 3y This mailbox is a double pillar. Left TW17 307; Right TW17 3071
TW17 3071 4623884561 3y This mailbox is a double pillar. Left TW17 307; Right TW17 3071
WR9 519 1259310419 4y This meter box is very dirty, rusty, and unkempt. It still seems to be in use, though
RH12 190 155199180 7w This pillar postbox is of a brand new EIIR design.
354435891 4y This post box does not have a 'ref' number on it!
270173848 11y This post box has no ref
329612327 11y This post box has no ref
5617834875 2y This post-box was set fire to by Lady Rhondda, Suffragette, in 1913
BN17 1502 367732863 2y This postbox did have the reference BN16 1502. As at 29.08.2018 it has the reference BN17 1502.
RH4 400 3190472258 6y This postbox does not appear to have a royal cypher
RH12 205 268396948 2y This postbox has moved so I have moved the icon to the correct location.
RH20 58 1313085883 2y This postbox has moved so I have moved the icon to the correct location.
PO9 3 3531025377 4y This postbox has the brand new EIIR design.
GU30 999 7817016524 5m This postbox has the latest collection in this area.
RH12 702 26667442 3w This postbox has three slots: left for local post to Horsham only, the middle for first class and the right for second class.
SO24 132 5049723266 13d This postbox in a wall set back from the A272 main road, just west of the bus stop and bus shelter.
SO23 98 597731723 3y This postbox is a bit hidden in the hedge.
SO19 40 824799613 4y This postbox is a bit in the bushes
GU33 9 3378417733 2y This postbox is a bit set back from the line of the road.
SO24 131 863931564 13d This postbox is a bit set back from the road by the bushes.
PO30 62 698655751 2m This postbox is a brand new EIIR lamp.
PO30 68 835053971 2m This postbox is a brand new EIIR lamp.
PO38 241 834675086 2y This postbox is a brand new EIIR lamp.
PO38 262 13898662 2y This postbox is a brand new EIIR lamp.
RH14 145 5932693324 2y This postbox is a lamp shape but in the wall of a wooden fence.
GU27 6 6483733439 4m This postbox is for Parcels & Franked Mail and is a Parcel Postbox.
SL4 97 5045296426 3y This postbox is for second class mail.
GU27 81 8088899726 2m This postbox is in a wall although the foliage has overgrown the edges of this postbox.
RH6 238 1201011463 4y This postbox is in the RH6 district so I have amended the number.
CB24 439 1457699130 3y This postbox is inside Tesco
GU27 49 5732812395 4m This postbox is of a brand new (2010s) EIIR lamp design. I am not sure of the official name for this design of postbox.
BN18 1336 1961588879 3y This postbox is of a brand new EIIR design.
BN18 1342 4936195028 3y This postbox is of a brand new EIIR design.
GU29 32 3285068636 3y This postbox is of a brand new EIIR design.
GU31 114 3646684062 15m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR design.
PO18 135 1552560480 16m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR design.
PO20 188 5282380705 3y This postbox is of a brand new EIIR design.
RH20 378 5502247278 2y This postbox is of a brand new EIIR design.
SO22 290 71561424 3y This postbox is of a brand new EIIR design.
SO32 173 1699885227 3y This postbox is of a brand new EIIR design.
SO32 626 484829201 11m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR design.
BH24 8 2912858753 4m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR design. This postbox has moved since its last edit on OSM so I have moved the icon to its current location.
BA12 13 572345795 4m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
BH24 21 306026230 15m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
BN13 1779 5833335497 2y This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
BN14 1676 8221106107 5w This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
BN15 1380 8094153753 2m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
BN15 1410 7731265063 2m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
BN15 1422 8094133172 2m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
BN17 1485 359170255 2m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
BN18 1314 5724271198 4m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
BN42 688 7982391531 3m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
GU26 61 2512903045 4m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
GU27 10 3098307537 9m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
GU27 75 3098307536 9m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
GU30 125 700184096 5m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
GU31 87 3110941488 15m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
GU32 85 2664155063 3m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
GU33 40 3314462918 3m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
GU35 119 3466365975 20m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
GU8 73 2998527535 2m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
OX25 285 34034186 2m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
OX25 950 6183660852 4m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
RH14 109 387352766 9m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
SO24 134 710844415 4m This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
SO24 139 1186403707 13d This postbox is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
PO16 137 10934519 15m This postbox is of the brand new EIIR design of lamp.
GU29 59 520409458 3y This postbox is of the brand new EIIR design.
GU33 106 3755137031 2y This postbox is of the brand new EIIR design.
PO20 25 5935253612 2y This postbox is of the brand new EIIR lamp design.
GU32 67 772839787 2y This postbox is of the modern latest EIIR design.
GU32 138 420418281 2y This postbox is of the modern latest EIIR design.
RH20 18 5857279612 2y This postbox is of the new modern EIIR lamp design.
SO21 215 5266777189 2y This postbox is on the northbound side of this lane and is set back in the hedge.
PO7 58 3464355229 9m This postbox is on the northbound side of this road so I have moved the icon to the correct location.
GU7 19 1178553642 3y This postbox is on the station on the southbound platform.
6841957522 15m This postbox is painted in yellow.
BN14 1776 8200217779 5w This postbox is set back from the road near the bushes.
SO40 29 4419250820 4y This postbox is the brand new EIIR design.
SG5 73 850280278 2m This postbox recently moved from south to north of Cedar Ave. Now opposite the location of the closed down and converted post office.
GU35 149 2921219410 20m This postbox was a wall and had GR royal cypher; now it is a brand new EIIR lamp.
BN12 1793 410849651 20m This postboz is of a brand new EIIR lamp design.
CH60 426 450637038 4m This ref appears to have been reassigned from "CH60 Heswall LDO" to this new PB58.
MK19 296 3465085037 5y This reference is not on the Royal Mail list but double-checked against photograph taken at the time.
WR14 156 945712445 4y Time on RM PDF says 1730. Box says 1700
BN6 402 281294561 5m Tiny box on the front wall of Ockley Manor
N1 75 4896170151 3y Two 'conjoined' postboxes with different ref values
CM1 442 29843831 4y Two Type G boxes welded together with a single cap
CM1 9442 29843831 4y Two Type G boxes welded together with a single cap
CM1 42 2936533101 5m Two Type G boxes welded together with a single cap plate
CM1 9042 2936533101 5m Two Type G boxes welded together with a single cap plate
SW1W 45 3250832307 21m Two apertures in front wall of Post Office. Marked "1st + international" and "2nd"
SW1P 227 292755389 4y Two black wall mounted boxes here.
LE1 44 333336740 3y Two boxes next to each do have different reference numbers, unknown reason.
LE1 816 5343775300 2y Two boxes next to each do have different reference numbers, unknown reason.
NG31 200 3402006906 20m Two custom wall apertures, right-most one missing information sheet Sun 15th Nov 2015.
LL19 441 7823763480 4m Two identical pillar boxes at this location, neighbouring box is LL19 44
LL19 44 7823763481 4m Two identical pillar boxes at this location, neighbouring box is LL19 441
IP24 3249 672724500 6m Two phsical boxes here, side by side.
IP24 3249 954772572 6m Two phsical boxes here, side by side.
4908850594 2y Two post boxes positioned next to each other
5599794689 2y Two post boxes positioned next to each other
SO23 35 370200603 3y Two postboxes standing together. All details other than ref are identical
SO23 252 370200603 3y Two postboxes standing together. All details other than ref are identical
371634711 2y Two posts boxes side-by-side
5663177928 2y Two posts boxes side-by-side
BS9 1011 1594004521 4y Two separate boxes joined together
BS9 1012 1594004521 4y Two separate boxes joined together
SG5 1001 872533858 4y Two-faced composite postbox. A pair of postboxes (different numbers) of different vintages on the "inside" and "outside" of a dedicated brick pillar !
SG5 1002 872533748 4y Two-faced composite postbox. A pair of postboxes (different numbers) of different vintages on the "inside" and "outside" of a dedicated brick pillar !
S10 238 4761867967 2y Type G post box was replaced by more common pillar box in 2016
KW3 41 6154572594 3m Type M postbox has been replaced with more modern design though the Type M plinth has remained
KW1 4 4441090950 3m Type M top has been replaced with a more standard lamp type box
449096721 5m Unable to read ref due to damaged/dirty screen over collection plate
IP1 8172 2957934935 6y Unclear in video, this box may have the same ref and meter one next to it
2904332627 8m Unconventional postbox. No information plate or royal cypher.
TF8 50 3307333765 5y Unsure about location, needs resurvey
NR3 329 370332737 2w Unusual box. Large square unit with rounded top, similar in size to type M and L, but different.
NR26 2627 855421214 16m Unusual hexagonal pillar with decorated roof
IP33 8159 3323979693 2y Unusual rectangular box with a rounded top
RG17 140 2948651961 6y Unusual reference format! Quote "This is number HU 140 Olive Branch". Current ref guessed from postal district
W1J 93 452215413 2y Unusual wooden postbox in LH arch entrance into Burlington house courtyard.
W1J 293 452215413 2y Unusual wooden postbox in LH arch entrance into Burlington house courtyard.
BR1 501 3654011473 5y Upper Level
CO12 82 389526646 11y Upstairs in terminal building
GL50 190 2815523601 6y Upstairs post box
NG2 136 774077596 3y VR pillar replaced with modern EIIR lamp box (2017)
CA28 154 3459780097 5y Variable slot-size box ??? Franked only ?
LL16 60 7638896181 6m Very low down, partly hidden by hedge
WR9 510 1259338441 4y Very small box for a PDO.
MK40 72 836057190 19m Victorian Hex/Oct pillar
NW3 30 540408327 2w Victorian anonymous post box
416856132 4y Victorian hexagonal postbox
CH43 15 687486596 3w Victorian postbox with vertical slot
845830435 3w W of CoOp
BH21 113 876468321 5y Wall box - has "W. T. Allen & Co." cast into it. Was at No. 3 Wimborne Street, but moved when post office moved from that address to Cranborne Stores
W8 27 4499209132 4y Wall box but set into railings not a wall!
LL16 2 7685473525 6m Wall box is mounted in a circular stone rubble pillar dated 1977. Royal cypher is obscured by COVID-19 priority sticker but probably EIIR.
CH2 398 5949081667 6w Wall box situated on reverse of own brick pillar. Facing away from road.
CH2 401 6368000265 21m Wall box situated on reverse of own brick pillar. Facing away from road.
NR6 634 370591314 11y Wall mounted
OX5 141 1145542126 8y Wall type but in a brick pillar
OX5 44 276292746 8y Wall type in a brick pillar
OX5 765 1749980512 8y Wall type in brick pillar
OX5 785 1749931997 7y Wall type in brick pillar
LU4 303 2579657303 7y Was lying flat on ground when surveyed on 14/12/2013.
RG18 298 354682949 4m Was marked as RG20 298 and appears as "RG20 298 GRANADA SERVICES" on the Post Hoc website, but is definitely labelled RG18 298
PO41 100 908300872 2m Well hidden in the trees & set back off the road!
SW1H 1 431358014 22m With plaque "This post box has been painted gold by Royal Mail to celebrate London as the host city of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and was unveiled by Jo Swinson MP, Under Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills"
SW1H 101 431358014 22m With plaque "This post box has been painted gold by Royal Mail to celebrate London as the host city of the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games and was unveiled by Jo Swinson MP, Under Secretary of State, Department for Business, Innovation and Skills"
NR2 238 365602433 4y Within service station building wall
SG8 1001 3074550539 12m Yellow French box. No collection plate, so no ref or times showing.
RH12 100 7636809633 6m Yes it is explicitly marked 'ER'.
RG9 87 3824513658 5y Yes it's a little way from the road in the grassy area!
SO32 414 484829250 11m Yes the ref of this postcode does have the suffix 'D'. Given the recent change in collection times I suspect that this indicates that the box is now emptied as part of the delivery round.
WR13 76 1015830291 3h Yes, the M-F time is really shewn as "4.39pm" !
WR4 1000 1205602416 4y Yes, this box really does have a Saturday collection of 1500: it's right outside the Mail Center
B91 7 1740247627 20m a VR postbox in a modern wall
B62 48 3968201339 4y a sticker siggests this is a CoD box so collection times will be different
L15 85 245010202 4y according to wikipedia the National Standard pillar box that was here was destroyed by a firework in 2005
CV32 78 3244631195 41h adjacent to disused/blocked up GR wall box
YO32 49 4954643237 3y after Strensall post office closed down the pillar box got moved next to Londis by the barrack entrance and the lamp box by the barrack entrance got moved here
YO32 364 3505990623 9m after Strensall post office closed the pillar box has been moved here and the lamp box by the entrance to the barracks moved to next to the red phone box
B94 1479 6331507120 12m an odd sort of postbox. Not the usual pillar but that's probably the closest description
YO42 554 1149312098 8m aparently no Saturday collection
ST16 54 4558675004 20m aperture blocked
B98 54 6316574141 19m aperture blocked and plate missing/removed (04/04/19)
EH30 356 1250277064 3y aperture is blocked up 25/07/17
EC4Y 421 821156217 3y apertures have different refs
EC4Y 4211 821156217 3y apertures have different refs
E1 38 257453732 19m apertures have separate refs - LH 138, RH 38
E1 138 257453732 19m apertures have separate refs - LH 138, RH 38
E1 13 3819667912 5y apertures in wall of Delivery Office
W1H 6 3250159383 2w apertures labelled "stamped" and "2nd class". Only one ref
W1G 30 577179222 6y apertures marked "stamped" and "franked"
W1G 32 3251034480 2w apertures marked stamped and franked
HG4 72 4350383471 4y appears to be mounted on an old metal finger sign post with the fingers removed
412989312 11y appears to bea post box serving one private private residence, does not bear standard royal mail notice or reference number
343357034 8y approx. siting
1707572759 8y approximate position from knowledge
746892708 6y at delivery office, ref not visible
3994363157 3y attached to wall at entrance to shop
416418139 10y bit approx
W1K 58 462025243 13m both apertures blocked up 19/11/2019
W1K 258 462025243 13m both apertures blocked up 19/11/2019
WC1N 22 526003490 2y both apertures currently closed (17/10/18)
WC1N 222 526003490 2y both apertures currently closed (17/10/18)
B95 245 1885007787 4y both apertures have a separate ref
B95 2450 1885007787 4y both apertures have a separate ref
B27 229 335890403 3m both apertures have same ref
BA6 1 1071428786 2w both apertures have same ref
CV8 423 3061469242 7w both apertures have same ref
EC2A 211 280184510 5y both apertures have same ref
EC2M 224 302013756 4y both apertures have same ref
EH1 124 249966992 4y both apertures have same ref
EH2 18 717893316 5y both apertures have same ref
EH2 203 32460059 5y both apertures have same ref
EH2 518 283038445 20m both apertures have same ref
EH3 90 702566931 5y both apertures have same ref
NN17 135 5154234681 3y both apertures have same ref
NP44 104 5610138688 2y both apertures have same ref
SE1 32 3249021689 5y both apertures have same ref
SW1W 74 3301278279 4y both apertures have same ref
SW1W 110 2218392957 5y both apertures have same ref
SY1 6 245053442 4y both apertures have same ref
TD7 91 458503519 4y both apertures have same ref
WC2A 53 461281902 4y both apertures have same ref
SY6 525 1317491760 2y both apertures have same ref.
SY6 525 1317491760 2y both apertures have same ref.
EC2M 233 3241026598 6y both apertures have the same ref
SW1H 3 140680732 5y both apertures have the same ref
EC3N 304 370455904 5y both apertures have the same ref. This box is not really accessible to the general public
EC1A 101 268997566 4y both aperures currently blocked up. According to notice "for Health & Safety reasons" 25/6/15
EC1A 1011 268997566 4y both aperures currently blocked up. According to notice "for Health & Safety reasons" 25/6/15
SE6 9 801430447 5y both slots have reference SE6 9
DN9 313 4401946664 4y box has clear sides so you can see if any of the postcards have exploded
PH1 2 3508228965 4y box is in stone pillar
YO1 1246 3520050584 19m box is inside post office building so only accesible when post office is open
6154810088 3m box number illegible
7939598776 3m box number illegible
4474169501 4y box number not visible
4474318379 21m box number not visible
RG41 185 3660639165 5y box on post.
CB23 292 3931450346 3y box says CB3 but area is now CB23
CB23 349 3931450318 3y box says CB3 but area is now CB23
CB23 350 3931450350 3y box says CB3 but area is now CB23
CB23 352 32534214 3y box says CB3 but should be CB23
WR3 125 952704407 6y box type wrong on drycos list
IP12 6373 3065565932 4y brick pillar
OX39 528 4489633401 4y brick pillar has a pointy roof
4499523961 22m brick pillar has pointy roof and stamp machine attached to the side of it
1714346550 12m brick pillar is pointy
CM3 144 1694704794 8y built into wall
CV35 117 3188780056 6y built into wall of house
SO21 167 3216518221 2y built into wall of house
EH12 2821 988066825 4y by domestic luggage reclaim
EH12 2822 817277549 4y by international arrivals
CV33 90 486078894 4w called by to confirm location. This box is some distance from where Royal Mail say it is.
IV36 1 539542925 3y can't read ref on RH aperture
PH2 18 4771381295 3y check ref number - my photo was inconclusive
N22 6 388200218 4y checked -- is correct
SE10 20 477366642 11m collection plate currently missing 31/05/18
356892778 7y collection plate missing
946251972 10y collection plate missing
946304170 10y collection plate missing
676773064 10y collection plate missing
5866115890 2y collection plate missing
246842416 5y collection plate missing
1172381374 11m collection plate missing
2439089498 12m collection plate missing 2013-08-26
323870969 12y collection plate missing 30/12/2008
ST17 196 1142618227 5y collection plate missing 7/10/15
CV47 220 3497450421 5y collection plate missing but ref number marked on box
OX3 890 690754104 10y collection plate missing when surveyed, so reported to Royal Mail
RG6 623 4599359426 3y collection time due to change on 13 Feb 3017 to mo-fr 09:00 sa:. 07:00
TS8 456 477371963 2y collection times Aug-2009 17:00 & 11:45
EH48 38 3799456547 5y collection times changed but paper label illegible
S63 59 2119141197 6y collection times from 2012
CV21 301 7893049650 4m collection times from 2018.
EH47 61 2641191992 3y collection times illegible
EH48 25 3725299969 5y collection times may have changed - a faded sticker is over part of the label
G82 14 2380574575 7y collection times partially obscured
B14 363 904100486 21m collection times plate absent
1233711060 9y collection times plate missing
B14 818 900427711 21m collection times plate removed
6356726464 21m collection times seem unlikely for a small village. Postobx appears to be in someone's front garden
SL6 214 3978465284 4y collection times surveyed long time ago, 2009
WV3 50 1893496170 8y collection times were missing.
CH66 535 696056906 21m collections plate states CH66 on 12 Oct 2018.
SW15 19 555062540 2y collectoin board now missing
E17 35 360013834 8y confirmed at survey
B94 266 446058801 3y confirmed ref (not D despite collection times)
CV23 228 501586928 23m confirmed ref is CV23 and not CV47 (24/01/19)
CV32 25 3087758885 6y confirmed ref is CV32 25 and not CV32 100 15/01/15
EC4Y 413 358548493 23m confirmed ref is EC4Y not EC4A (17/1/19)
EC4Y 4131 358548493 23m confirmed ref is EC4Y not EC4A (17/1/19)
CV23 7 6301607095 4w confirmed this is definitely CV23 7 and not CV22 131. 09/12/20
ME3 223 33136028 10y corrected ref was shown as ME3 233 (16/09/10)
SW14 33 30430121 19m curious reference
452410279 13d currently (20/1/15) out of use due to building work. Both apertures blocked up. No collection plates in place.
LE1 53 4590164212 3y currently sealed
CM1 901 2936555801 11m custom indoor box
HR8 318 3447579026 1h deep inside a trimmed hedge aperture
5814531366 2y delivery panel sign missing
B62 151 2478762662 4y despite collection times the label says 151 not 151D
503729707 11y didn't collect ref
2923526748 6y discontinued
IP12 6205 4395074245 4y double aperture LH missing plate
IP12 6206 4395074244 4y double aperture LH missing plate
EC3R 307 694508652 14m double aperture box, one marked stamped, the other metered.
EC3R 3071 694508652 14m double aperture box, one marked stamped, the other metered.
SW7 103 699700239 7m double aperture but no RH collection plate.
TR13 114 1219412275 2y double aperture postbox: Royal Mail also list TR13 1140 which must be the second aperture of this box but both are marked TR13 114
CV32 7 3246140785 2h double aperture, one marked "stamped" the other "franked" but same ref on both.
BD10 192 457646731 8y double box
BD21 147 415510977 3y double box
G33 681 390959605 8y double box
LS29 812 28164107 2y double box
LS28 734 359659451 4y double box with 2 different refs
LS28 1734 359659451 4y double box with 2 different refs
NG1 4930 1316352754 4m double postbox outside post office
NG1 4931 1316352754 4m double postbox outside post office
TA6 812 1447469667 2w double-aperture box but both referenced as TA6 812
CA8 18 1857929175 8y double-check ref - photo blurred
TQ1 64 341220329 7y dracos data is incorrect for this box
6939602187 14m drive-by: no idea what collection times are, nor cypher, etc
NW1 68 848253134 13d dual aperture box each with a separate ref
NW1 184 848253134 13d dual aperture box each with a separate ref
E14 16 274245833 3y dual aperture box with different refs for each aperture
E14 1016 274245833 3y dual aperture box with different refs for each aperture
NW1 65 3070749948 13d dual aperture box with one aperture blocked up.
CV34 1 294216029 4y dual aperture box with separate ref
CV34 8 294216029 4y dual aperture box with separate ref
NW1 7 3054319736 13d dual aperture box with separate ref for each aperture
NW1 69 564923959 13d dual aperture box with separate ref for each aperture
NW1 333 564923959 13d dual aperture box with separate ref for each aperture
NW1 653 3054319736 13d dual aperture box with separate ref for each aperture
NW1 24 298915892 7w dual aperture but only one collection plate
NW1 66 3181823530 2w dual aperture but only one collection plate
EC4N 402 1684511816 4y dual aperture with separate ref nos.
EC4N 4021 1684511816 4y dual aperture with separate ref nos.
SE10 30 243707549 6h dual aperture, but rh slot is blocked
SL6 92 596584681 8y duplicate ref corrected
E1 57 3819688710 5y each aperture has a separate ref
E1 157 3819688710 5y each aperture has a separate ref
EC4N 412 3055186678 3y each aperture has a separate ref
EC4R 4121 3055186678 3y each aperture has a separate ref
EC3R 301 369009842 3y each aperture has a separate ref.
EC3R 3011 369009842 3y each aperture has a separate ref.
DT3 51 1647363816 2y each aperture has an individual ref.
DT3 7051 1647363816 2y each aperture has an individual ref.
EC1Y 129 506086847 22m each aperture has an individual ref.
EC1Y 1291 506086847 22m each aperture has an individual ref.
EC1V 139 1972650331 2y each aperture has it's own ref
EC1V 1391 1972650331 2y each aperture has it's own ref
N1 48 1739181602 2y each aperture has it's own ref
N1 148 1739181602 2y each aperture has it's own ref
E1 41 48928564 6m each aperture has separate ref
E1 141 48928564 6m each aperture has separate ref
NE65 41 4336714651 3y enlarged aperture
NE15 316 336861318 3y estimated position
NE20 317 336861321 11y estimated position
PA21 10 4571079966 4y evidence of previous georgian wall post box behind
B92 27 6360548497 20m expected B92 9027 here but plate says otherwise
5756177801 2y face plate with ref and times missing
SG14 50 288977897 4y facing Fordwich Rise
KW14 27 471868187 17m flap over slot
566248126 3y franked mail
BD17 965 497396165 4y franked mail
BD21 152 676653011 3m franked mail
LS1 52 357744104 8y franked mail
LS1 53 333442557 4y franked mail
LS1 56 357708680 8y franked mail
LS10 36 51458972 8y franked mail
RG40 227 3676384274 5y franked mail
W1T 131 3011417282 3m franked mail
YO10 2021 369075880 4y franked mail
LS1 57 339724680 3y franked mail [implied by type]
LS1 1051 151917537 4y franked mail [implied by type]
671798411 2y franked mail only
493782254 3m franked mail only
6429205455 17m franked mail only
347168859 7y franked mail only
427108996 11y franked mail only
AB21 905 676199467 6y franked mail only
BS37 4010 383928982 8y franked mail only
GL51 369 367927476 11y franked mail only
IP33 8236 289114044 4y franked mail only
IV1 131 386916871 11y franked mail only
L3 63 659903372 3m franked mail only
LS11 10 705548770 8y franked mail only
LS12 38 364011711 8y franked mail only
LS28 2 359653984 8y franked mail only
MK16 623 2927638822 6y franked mail only
MK7 608 2535289925 7y franked mail only
NG8 14 990226438 4m franked mail only
RG21 361 130009831 8y franked mail only
RM1 462 2535317273 7y franked mail only
RM1 463 2535317256 7y franked mail only
RM1 4678 2535317269 15m franked mail only
S40 449 350316206 10y franked mail only
SA1 82 787456747 8y franked mail only
WA16 91 313790160 4y franked mail only
WV5 611 6567337917 18m franked mail only
YO26 2023 1956029190 5y franked mail only
YO30 2009 2581093383 5y franked mail only
YO30 2010 2377576758 5y franked mail only
IV1 113 436625034 11y franked mail only, 1st class
IV1 113 436625035 11y franked mail only, 2nd class
LE2 840 872455189 10y franked_mail only
NN4 539 1781685321 4y franked_mail_only
NN4 589 1781685335 4y franked_mail_only
4558074869 4y front door missing
HS9 5 2912116129 3y front panel messed up, collection times and ref not clear
PH33 13 2345081576 6y front plate partly covered, collection times partly obscured
HP16 30 2442089474 7y front wall of 42
AB24 47 2971677162 7m gps position was on building, assume reflection or bad weather
CV1 477 5310476417 3y ground floor of WH Smith
IV26 192 2131143691 6y guessed prefix
IV42 109 2301526091 6y guessed prefix
PO16 172 1198471017 5y hanging and coming out from the wall
W4 9 4735349250 14m hard to see behind flower stall
OX18 438 4499483518 4y hard to spot is in gatepost to pathway to house facing northwards
YO21 48 224244420 4y has (blank) post office direction indicator oval attached to roof
KA30 66 6286816162 22m has (non-functioning) stamp machine attached
E1W 80 369840821 3y has (not-working) stamp machine attached
KT1 12 10698810 5y has 2 refs 12 & 1201
KT1 1201 10698810 5y has 2 refs 12 & 1201
KT1 254 3282498391 6y has 2 refs 254 & 2541
KT1 2541 3282498391 6y has 2 refs 254 & 2541
KT1 454 3282498389 6y has 2 refs 454 & 4541
KT1 4541 3282498389 6y has 2 refs 454 & 4541
PA23 64 2372320829 4y has been moved from corner and is now between bus shelter nad phone box
SN14 31 4462085241 4y has enlarged slot
GU10 63 5129551125 5m has just ER rather than EVIIR updated to reflect this
WC1X 39 457102331 4w has slot restrictors
E11 5 1239303597 4y has stamp machine attached
PH32 56 1576504450 2y has the latest collection in the area
NP25 555 1759004942 15m hexagonal
GL50 10 3929838564 4y hexagonal penfold pillar box.
NW1 1 1568013438 3y hexagonal shape
SA70 2 3804670563 4y hexagonal shape
DD2 12 7141833952 11m hinged flap over aperture
SO21 52 378331438 3y iPhone location was 51.015785,-1.366510 but box is on south side of road. This postbox is in the wall of the house and is easy to miss on this fast stretch of road.
TD1 50 420347124 4y in entrance lobby
PA15 125 6717858215 17m in entrance lobby of Morrisons
WC2N 83 4419498989 4y in front wall of Post Office
B46 235 1849563773 5y in front wall of delivery office
NR17 1705 1826689774 11m in hedge
684225816 2m in hedgerow
G3 1 4955013205 3y in in street scene of RIverside Museum
TN24 67 6794060981 16m in lobby of Asda store
AB24 615 2931765982 6y in morrisons (store)
CO5 142 1706121092 8y in pillar of bricks
CB22 357 2864841725 3y in pillar/gate-post
FK8 7 1747065091 8y in the station, on platform 2
283429282 3y in wall
BD10 148 412506270 10y in wall
BD21 78 690924144 10y in wall
LS13 131 518142652 2m in wall
LS28 247 3772612113 5y in wall
LS28 626 452003065 8y in wall
LS29 863 493715614 10y in wall
NG12 270 389886919 4y in wall of "Old Post Office"
SG5 107 851233690 11m in wall of The Crown PH. Not sure how to represent this
CB23 204 1195983892 3y in-store box, only available when store open
LA8 201 3196016991 2y indistinct ref on photo
GL5 96 3782574289 17m indoor box
SE1 39 3209773786 4y indoor box, upper level at exit 2
BS37 681 395560319 5y indoor plastic pillar box
BS32 660 979903364 5y indoors
EH4 412 778778341 8y information plate missing
EH5 188 778778368 5y information plate missing
EH5 305 33210657 8y information plate missing
DD2 90 1645470861 3y inside
4664413981 3y inside Army base
KY11 436 4362113892 20m inside Asda
ML5 31 4085470938 4y inside Asda supermarket
EC3M 333 3209785733 5y inside Eastcheap PO
EC3M 332 3209785735 2y inside Eastcheap PO. Marked for 2nd class mail
EC3M 333 3209785734 2y inside Eastcheap PO. This was EC3M 331 on my last visit. Marked for 1st Class mail
SK9 3 316880486 11y inside Handforth Dean shopping centre
YO18 139 4391316656 4y inside Morlands Newsagents
CV37 52 4057019761 4y inside Morrisons, near front door
YO12 208 6141421850 2y inside Spar shop
924183952 10y inside Tesco
B90 1199 336401773 22m inside Tesco
FK8 81 1747065113 3y inside Tesco main entrance
IV15 9 746892713 9y inside Tesco main entrance
EH49 29 4126837280 19m inside Tesco store
AB32 234 2618422540 16m inside Tesco supermarket
CV4 206 3783300535 5y inside Tesco, by the checkouts. Indoor polycarbonate pillar box.
RG14 180 349351874 11y inside Tescos
NP44 100 5607799154 2y inside W H Smith
HP1 207 3476285013 5y inside WH Smith
MK42 350 1402503922 9y inside hospital to the left of main entrance
DA11 6 1005873677 10y inside shop
TW9 291 899273138 14m inside shop WH Smiths
RH10 15 601455223 6y inside store
RH10 178 2912303213 6y inside store
G75 1506 6747124995 16m inside supermarket
MK2 473 2571400610 7y inside supermarket
827777750 3y inside the Co-op, operated by co-op but emptied by Royal Mail. The unusual collection times verified today
NG2 467 345255347 6y inside the Morrison's store
637515313 10y inside the Supermarket
PH1 89 4450780366 4y inside the Tesco supermarket
HS1 175 827777866 3y inside the post office
1599891956 7y instore
WC1X 37 442370629 14m is EVIIR box with a VR door
WC1X 237 442370629 14m is EVIIR box with a VR door
IP6 8161 4217394902 4y is a freestanding post box of unusual design
BN6 401 281326346 4y is almost hidden in hedge
3891178459 5y is in stone pillar
YO1 548 4964856003 23m is in street scene in York Castle Museum
YO61 225 891893552 4y is in window
IP1 1459 4223829598 4y is inside Asda porch so only accessible during opening hours, is also made of plastic so can potentially be moved
AB39 583 4345739241 4y is inside Co-op
AB39 654 4345739294 16m is inside Spar
YO31 501 318437383 4y is inside hospital entrance porch
LL29 92 4234210294 4y is inside post office
YO10 2017 258056092 11m is now for parcels as well as Franked mail
5298761188 3y is on platform 1
BA4 151 4313640135 2w is part of phone box
7450593594 8m is possibly a private collection box for holiday park visitors
PH2 190 4431757837 4y is the cypher above the slot a modified Edward VIII cypher?
HG3 152 5115403645 3y is very low
IV2 348 412277940 2y just inside Morrisons main entrance
AB44 633 4281339064 4y label damaged
3971749213 4y label obliterated where code was written beyond KA8
N1 33 434557555 20m lables on bothe collection plates. LH say N1 33, RH is unreadable (10/05/19)
BS35 183 2468033502 3y last digit of ref mostly gone, could be 2 or 3; assuming it's 183 as we've already got a 182 elsewhere
PA23 1000 4545524802 4y left aperture "Local", right aperture "Other Places"
GL15 139 2886419856 5y left for stamped, right for franked, ref not visible on left-hand box
YO43 604 365093422 6m left hand aperture YO43 604 labelled as Stamped and right habd aperture YO43 9604 labelled as Franked
YO43 9604 365093422 6m left hand aperture YO43 604 labelled as Stamped and right habd aperture YO43 9604 labelled as Franked
EC4R 408 702814813 3y left hand aperture for stamped mail, right hand for metered mail
EC4R 4081 702814813 3y left hand aperture for stamped mail, right hand for metered mail
WC1N 24 298347057 4w left hand slot for "First Clsss and Abroad" right hand slot for "2nd Class"
WC1N 224 298347057 4w left hand slot for "First Clsss and Abroad" right hand slot for "2nd Class"
SO14 735 4077383638 4y left hand slot for stamped mail and right hand slot for frnaked mail
SO14 793 4077383638 4y left hand slot for stamped mail and right hand slot for frnaked mail
GL50 13 2440299126 5y left hand slot is GL50 13
GL50 1300 2440299126 5y left hand slot is GL50 13
SO50 443 4030634270 2y left hand slot is for stamped mail and right hand slot is for franked mail
SO50 444 4030634270 2y left hand slot is for stamped mail and right hand slot is for franked mail
KA30 1000 4515879903 4y left slot is "Second Class", middle slot is "First Class" right hand slot is "Local Mail "
PE14 29 632910749 2y letters only
2559143529 19m lh slot "Meter Mail", rh slot "Stamped Mail"
CT20 399 7237627182 10m located at foot of travelator from car park
CT20 16 7237644297 10m located in rear section of shop
CV37 47 1634439490 5y located inside Tesco
PO30 361 834047927 4y located inside building just past entrance doors.
510905531 3y located inside main store entrance
YO11 191 478559142 6y location approx. inside shopping centre
E4 66 935297615 3y location confirmed by survey Feb 17
RH10 122 2003221915 8y location confirmed by survey; NB Dracos erroneously has this box outside Three Bridges station
SW17 14 183900812 8y location estimated
LL61 30 434004303 2w location is indoors at entrance to Pringles
E10 18 339857257 4y location verified 21/9/16
WA7 21 6588892516 18m looks disused?
CV23 9 4810051155 3y looks like a relatively new box but the royal cypher is missing
NR14 1409 4680399991 3y looks like converted bag box
OX7 258 6058325263 22m looks like the Hovis type post post box has been replaced with a more modern type
B94 109 3868936377 18m lots of stickers but no obvious collection times and a very odd ref.
PH1 70 4094096800 2y made of plastic
YO51 558 4099231050 2y made of plastic
RG6 314 1758393787 3y maker: derby casters limiter derby
RH2 110 324815646 9y mapping for mail box moved nearer to road juntion - Photo 140-0216
WC2N 283 4419498991 4y marked "1st and abroad"
WC2N 183 4419498990 4y marked "2nd class"
E1 53 3315460480 2y marked Franked 2nd class. All three apertures are in the wall of the entrance lobby to the post office
E1W 52 3315460481 4y marked Franked: 1st and international. This box has the same number as another some distance away. Checked ref 5/11/15
GL51 109 519308488 2m marked as "PRIORITY POSTBOX"
G42 86 1716179911 8y may have made error on ref number - damaged and diffiuclt to read
PO19 5801 3811645203 2y meter
PO19 5802 3811645203 2y meter
SL4 22 2320881383 4y might be one of the replica Penfolds
539530953 4m missed this on actual survey but from reviewing imagery since, the original location was on the opposite side of the road junction by the old post office back in 2009 or so, but since it has been moved next to the pub. ref is assumed to be GL8 131 but nee
B61 166 2529844915 4y missing collection plate
GL5 100 392716303 2m missing collection plate 2020-11-16 (ref was already here from a previous changeset). unclear if still in use - is on wall of former post office, but is still painted red and not obviously blocked.
RH2 175 20963856 4y missing plaque on 2011-03-10
RH1 215 411328476 4y missing plaque on 2011-03-21
S32 338 315852834 5y mounted in brick pillar
EC4R 406 3197213012 3y mounted in fence
LL24 26 3200225920 3y mounted in station wall
SN4 9 339867864 4y mounted quite low
NG1 492 98855320 5y moved 2015-06-04 to make way for construction of BioCoity's extension
BS1 406 957704266 3y moved as part of bus improvements
BS1 411 957704266 3y moved as part of bus improvements
LL61 95 439576952 2w moved away from corner
YO17 140 4175051930 3m moved from outside Norton town hall in 2017
LL55 56 2346128892 4y moved from outside old PO to new PO in 2016
KA30 65 4516216482 4y moved in 2015 from SW corner of crossroads
NG7 91 2275353780 4m narrowed_letter_slot
WR9 404 1304148907 17m need to go back and check ref
704139893 12m nether aperture had a plate today 16/01/20
CV34 170 3068792185 5y new collection plate has a D on the end of the ref no
M19 578 3200424505 4y new collection times via sticker.
EH48 71 3692347496 5y new post box - fixings present for cypher, may be added later
YO25 338 8242981949 4w new post box erected here after post office down the road closed down
255421955 10y new site 11/11/10
ME19 6 310856960 4y next collection tab obscures first part of royal cypher
SE1 38 294197620 4y next to exit 3. Postbox is a pillar design.
CH65 614 6082455087 2y next to in-store Post Office
CH65 616 6082455088 2y next to in-store Post Office
B46 8235 3428741931 5y next to post office, inside Tesco Express
RG30 213 5630469603 7w nit a duplicate, there are 2 separate refs
B94 118 269734249 3y no "D" after ref despite collection times
E10 9 1254719361 7y no card on it, so ref not seen in survey
4569289899 3y no collection plate (and no sign of there ever having been one) July 2017
E1 1067 520308098 5y no collection plate on LH aperture
DY3 9 559277003 4m no collection plate on this box today(01/09/2020).
CA9 244 3455659536 13m no letterbox found in August 2019
1521879264 4y no longer being used
B69 1121 369958695 20m no name plate
SY13 766 5968732221 4w no other post boxes in vicinity assumed removed.
1792279873 8y no plate
1853083374 8y no plate
2700379538 6y no plate
CB6 141 354715636 2y no plate July 2018
NW1 42 295905065 13d no plate for LH aperture 29/1/15
CV36 134 1611657823 2y no plate on LH aperture
NW1 311 390407072 3y no plate on LH aperture
WC1N 226 60660542 4w no plate on LH aperture (17/10/18)
SG19 121 322491837 13d no plate on RH aperture
SW1 99 3131224849 5m no plate on RH aperture
SW1H 49 506302519 21m no plate on RH aperture
W1S 90 452215440 15m no plate on RH aperture
WC1X 38 6961397188 7m no plate on RH aperture (09/11/2019)
E1 82 3632715080 5y no plate on RH aperture. Both apertures blocked up 5/11/15
SE16 14 416477899 3m no plate with ref or collection times 2/10/14 Still missing 19/9/20
KY3 142 3940066197 5y no ref but assumed
3761343171 5y no ref number visible
619055427 9y no ref on plate 2011-12-15 - P170-0156
3799456545 5y no ref or collection times displayed
1601305138 8y no ref plate
3542489727 4y no ref plate
4070569467 4y no ref plate
4070569471 4y no ref plate
CB6 91 775377088 22m no ref visible as information plate missing
OX16 902 3348706701 13m no ref visible on RH aperture
3471133528 5y no ref visible on collection plate
3319959646 4y no ref visible on collection plate.
EC4V 411 329503481 23m no ref visible on label (17/01/19)
1364206713 9y no ref visible on postbox's info plate
661143013 4m no ref/collection times visible 2015-09-24
340274988 8y no reference
341335846 11y no reference
343121064 11y no reference
341335842 11y no reference / franked only
4255247786 4y no reference number visible
5249412440 3y no reference number visible
BS35 146 3596823163 21m no reference number visible on label, but 146B written on box in marker pen Note: Post box out of service, new post box 200 m along Park Road. March 2019
BS35 643 28129598 5y no reference number visible on label, but 643B written on box in marker pen
28838406 16m no reference plate Sep 2019
E1 61 3381833958 5y no royal cypher visible
AB24 108 1831346867 8y no royal cypher; just crown?
AB25 622 822646897 10m no royal cypher; just crown? SUNDAY collection at noon!
AB25 29 1830676008 8y no royal cypher? just crown?
AB25 601 1830709923 8y no royal cypher? just crown?
B3 9000 309434190 2y no sign of B3 174 which was indicated here.
3507027747 5y no visible ref
B90 93 2320649275 2y non-operational
360905427 7y non-standard (old?) box ref
PE38 500 447081562 3y non-standard aperture in wall
PE37 508 3424557161 5y non-standard box in delivery office wall
AB25 5 2959045388 6y non-standard box inside Spar/postoffice
CB10 115 5254571344 3y non-standard box inside post office - no royal cypher
AB25 26 464732742 4y not 'regular' wall post box - built into shop? no royal cypher
YO25 335 4474362336 3y not YO25 325 that Royal Mail map suggests should be near here
B93 4100 5518988528 2y not a traditional pillar but that seemed the closest description. A rectangular section outdoor box by the shop door.
720075865 10y not in use 3/5/2010
6490451648 12m not in use;aperture blocked
N17 2 791850457 2w not ref N17 39
493525264 7y not sure of exact location, moved as was in middle of a field
B95 16 5908286518 4m not the ref I was expecting to find here. Ref confirmed 16/09/20
W1K 40 452215459 13d not the refs I was expecting here
W1K 240 452215459 13d not the refs I was expecting here
W1H 8 3758264073 13d note on box says collection times will change to Mo-Fr 09:00;Sa 07:00 from 08 10 2018
W1H 208 3758264073 13d note on box says collection times will change to Mo-Fr 09:00;Sa 07:00 from 08 10 2018
RG6 488 1260255476 3y note sure of the type - its built into a brick pillar.
HS1 12 827777739 3y noth apertures have same ref
B3 9003 394000683 11m now a parcel box
WC1V 43 438170511 8m now a parcel box
WC2A 58 3417350204 12m now a parcel box
WC2H 85 3530410947 11m now a parcel box
3493600193 5y obscured ref
KA9 28 3952375779 4y oddly low heighted post box
IV4 149 349310484 3y old postbox was replaced with a new one, a short distance along the road
LE6 374 4492510578 4y old stamp machine beside box
W5 75 427211005 3y old stamp machine built into wall next to it
WR6 209 1493733837 15m old style collection plate
CV5 130 334362725 8y on Albany Road
PE9 3 7107294126 2m on Platform 1 of Stamford Station
RH2 170 20963816 5y on SW side of junction: P170-0092
YO17 3 5071812220 3y on the platform
501766461 4m one aperture blocked up
NW1 67 848239200 2w one aperture is blocked up. No stamped/franked mail labels, so presumably can take either.
W1C 13 3250159385 13d one aperture marked "stamped". no label on the other
LS1 96 118610816 4y one box with two apertures, with two *different* refs!
LS1 425 318023390 21m one box with two apertures, with two *different* refs!
LS1 1096 118610816 4y one box with two apertures, with two *different* refs!
LS1 1425 318023390 21m one box with two apertures, with two *different* refs!
PO19 3671 3811643766 2m one slot meter
PO19 3672 3811643766 2m one slot meter
PO19 1671 1149767541 4y one slot normal mail, one slot meter
PO19 1672 1149767541 4y one slot normal mail, one slot meter
W1J 67 623254505 13d only one aperture has a label with Ref and collection times
SE1 66 362858888 6y only one aperture has an information plate.
SW1Y 132 675799256 12d only one aperture has collection label
W1U 34 2785839173 2w only one aperture has collection label but apertures are marked Stamped and Franked.
FY2 63 505255558 3y open Edward VII cypher
BH12 11 4447231714 3y open cypher
IV22 263 2838625393 19m or IV22 283? hard to read
BH15 6 4666540021 6m ornate surround
B26 1397 4210668854 4y outside Departures,
NG8 270 478549523 4y outside Spar
SL6 8 373494806 23m oval, 2 slots, franked mail box adjacent
SL6 822 373494806 23m oval, 2 slots, franked mail box adjacent
HU3 133 325843808 4y painted gold in honour of Luke Campbell
OX4 197 523131133 4y painted gold in honour of paralympic rowing medallist Lily van den Broecke
SO31 275 1737697940 3y painted gold to celebrate Dani King winning gold in Women's team pursuit Cycling track in 2012 olympics
BA11 82 5277881739 2w painted to celebrate Ted Lewis-Clark winning christmas stamp competition in 2017
BA11 1082 5277881739 2w painted to celebrate Ted Lewis-Clark winning christmas stamp competition in 2017
HP12 199 3944947444 2y parcels
EH44 51 3379676094 5m pillar box has bolt holes which look like they are for attaching a royal cypher
YO1 93 318322508 21m pillar box has two slots
YO1 9093 318322508 21m pillar box has two slots
YO1 121 1533595752 2y pillar box has two slots, LH (9121) for stamped, RH (121) for franked
YO1 9121 1533595752 2y pillar box has two slots, LH (9121) for stamped, RH (121) for franked
B26 1405 4210668852 21m plastic, indoor "pillar" to the left as you enter the Eurohub.
2512098282 7y plate absent
3978547533 4y plate absent
NG16 35 676303518 19m plate broken, collection times not visible 170619
4825573947 22m plate broken. no ref number 09/03/19
LA14 101 3507819708 4y plate damaged
RH10 118 297312771 6y plate damaged but still sufficiently legible for collection times and ref
CB10 100 258236691 2y plate has CB10 100 but it probably should be CB11 100
SA33 59 4874863464 3y plate has GVIR but the box itself only has G & R (but in the style of a GVIR inscription)
B95 102 441239156 2y plate is broken and second half of ref is not xurrently readable (14/05/18)
6535832049 19m plate missing 09/06/2019
IP2 1288 5836751050 8m plate missing Aug 2018
IP2 1413 5836755682 2y plate mostly missing Aug 2018
841469138 10y plate removed
841484389 10y plate removed
B10 954 3668709748 21m plate removed
B13 134 678475500 21m plate removed
B13 439 3493654933 21m plate removed
B33 944 3493654941 21m plate removed
B69 1113 455352755 16m plate removed
B8 409 3467575070 20m plate removed
B9 1310 3686940805 21m plate removed
B65 57 338363427 20m plate removed, ref unknown
B6 151 5135924834 21m plate says B6 2151
IV26 331 898055088 3y plate says IV23 331; presumed wrong
SE10 15 243712167 2y plate with ref and collection times missing 25/9/14 - updated 2/6/18 and corrected ref to SE10 15. Also corrected royal cypher.
DH1 356 622535082 8y position aprox -- just before barriers on Southbound platform
1707572781 8y position is approximate from knowledge
SO16 731 1393295014 9y position slightly approximate
RH10 125 303713636 23m positioned relative to shop
SW15 41 354643115 6y positioned using Yahoo and local knowledge of shopping centre
RG27 227 411092128 11y possibly inaccurate
CB5 34 19851911 5w post box has a spikey to to stop people sitting on it
YO30 104 683830160 4y post box has two slots, lh slot (YO30 104) for stamped, rh slot (YO30 9104) for franked,
YO30 9104 683830160 4y post box has two slots, lh slot (YO30 104) for stamped, rh slot (YO30 9104) for franked,
B66 52 5106084752 3y post box in brick wall, plaque attached to front of box
3458337339 5y post box is by these houses not by the Smiths Arms as RM says
LA20 51 4432640227 4y post box is in bridge wall
YO32 556 3552432103 4y post box is inside Asda entrance foyer (on left) so only accessible during Asda opening hours (is made of plastic so can potentially get moved)
YO24 495 3555288093 11m post box is just inside the entrance to Tesco on the LH so only acccessible during opening hours, box is made of plastic so might get moved
3528783766 5y post box moved to other side of road when st winifreds post office closed down and converted to housing
339456864 11y post box number obscured
PA20 12 4360868364 17m post box was half stamp vending machine but this has been removed
CR7 29 4625394644 3y post box was moved from by old post office next to school in 2016
AL7 236 1937846456 5w post-box has no plate, so ref taken from Royal Mail FOI response
YO8 80 805330207 11m postbox has been moved from St Mary's Approach to Station Road due to new property development.First relocated to a point south of the Village Hall, but then to east of the Village Hall
EH52 17 3950140453 5y postbox is inside Scotmid Supermarket
IV15 31 746892720 20m postbox moved from old post office
EH6 71 767918941 9y postboxes 71 and 233 are interchanged on the Post Office database - is it wrong, or are the labels on the wrong boxes?
EH6 233 767918939 6y postboxes 71 and 233 are interchanged on the Post Office database - is it wrong, or are the labels on the wrong boxes?
B18 103 352984480 9y posting slot taped over Feb 2009
SE13 53 3891574560 5d pouch
SE13 21 801377636 7d pouch attached
3541824993 7m prob 2 slots
CV32 239 3274563532 3m probably a collection on delivery box awaiting a new plate. Sticky label advises last collection wil be M-F 0900 and Sa 0700 from 15/9/14.
772517335 8y probably built into wall, "Wakes Colne Green" name?
514450807 11y probably no longer used (Sep 2009)
CV34 107 4416761218 4y recently replaced
52735443 2m ref Not Available
SY6 464 447838882 3y ref SY6 464 correct checked Feb 2016 & Mar 2017
SY6 571 447838881 3y ref SY6 571D correct checked Feb 2016 & Mar 2017
CB4 145 87873845 5m ref and collection_times same for both boxes
DA12 61 3914819559 5y ref checked and correct
2902808332 4y ref covered over
AB42 47 6879360930 15m ref difficult to read
BS3 119 1416611562 5y ref difficult to read could be: BS3 1190
PA11 34 568433187 10y ref from Dracos, not survey. needs checking
SY3 197 259007520 11y ref from dracos.co.uk, as taken from royal mail FOIA response
422080747 6y ref hidden
2345297633 4y ref hidden under label
CF32 36 5726704892 2y ref indistinct (panel broken)
WR10 305 844650256 4y ref insert missing
WR9 360 1262002720 4y ref is by conjecture
WR9 167 1260696539 4y ref is conjectural
WR9 295 1297060057 4y ref is conjectural
WR9 324 1290741436 4y ref is conjectural
WR9 438 1260686022 17m ref is conjectural
WR9 464 1272056752 17m ref is conjectural and may have been nicked by now. Need to look again.
B61 208 1232720562 4y ref is conjectural; can not see on box.
WR9 499 1279114343 4y ref is conjectural; need to visit again
WR9 507 1279096803 9y ref is conjectural; need to visit again
WR9 514 687375015 4y ref is conjectural; need to visit properly
WR13 73 1315019496 9y ref is conjecture. Have to go and check some tw*t hasn't nicked it.
EH47 43 3639885523 5y ref is definitely EH47 43D after revisiting
663364997 7y ref is illegible (torn sign)
513896499 4y ref is not visible
SE1 55 603090891 5y ref is not visible on LH aperture due to sticker.
B71 43 3671954150 21m ref listed on plaque as 'B71 43 B71 43A'
M21 646 4594118729 4y ref may be wrong
WS3 356 661196756 10y ref may be wrong. Condensation making it difficult to read
3204629196 6y ref no not visible on collection plate
GL54 217 565366797 8y ref no obscured by sticker
BN1 266 3784424196 2m ref not displayed
33706645 3y ref not indicated on box
3041060767 5y ref not marked
CO1 479 376810917 7y ref not marked on postbox, inside store
N16 27 924641770 3y ref not marked. query whether it's truly N16 27
WR6 116 1371522811 5d ref not shown on plate
520655838 4y ref not visible
3508374280 5y ref not visible
4983400312 3y ref not visible
6721197774 16m ref not visible
6154621573 17m ref not visible
6636157150 17m ref not visible
1322976404 5y ref not visible
2012789802 3m ref not visible
IV40 23 391839947 5y ref not visible
CV21 1 349235224 3y ref not visible 08/11/17
B97 38 1757698923 7m ref not visible 29/06/18
SY1 574 248719785 4y ref not visible on LH aperture
SE1 52 345873725 5y ref not visible on RH aperture
4927391661 3y ref not visible on collection plate
B50 192 4470122593 15m ref not visible on collection plate
6283439058 22m ref not visible. bottom of label has crumbled away 16/02/19
7098801594 12m ref number and collection times label is missing
4346169220 4y ref number covered by sticker
B91 9024 3492861028 21m ref number not visible 14/06/15
432455415 8y ref obscured
4058683939 3y ref obscured
3493599902 5y ref obscured
3493600094 5y ref obscured
1268449202 5y ref obscured
3458487009 5y ref obscured
IV40 33 621420635 9y ref obscured by sticker, but someone had scraped off the relevant bit for me!
EH2 88 702566943 5y ref on RH aperture is not readable
1781610579 8y ref plate missing
2385590615 7y ref plate missing
B25 559 358114904 21m ref plate removed
BS34 591 1064726953 5y ref really does end in D
1660746019 6y ref unknown - no card on this box
2286118317 12m ref value partially obscured
WR9 85 1289389718 4y reference is conjectural
WR9 364 1289411637 17m reference is conjectural
WR9 502 1297125154 4y reference is conjectural
WR9 524 1260633354 4y reference is conjectural
394661964 10y reference not visible
5560626102 2y reference not visible
955306595 10y reference not visible
4804188221 3y reference number hidden by label
4541695903 4y reference number is illegible
BS35 170 264565060 17m reference number no longer visible on label, but CY written on box in marker pen
2869230601 4y reference number not visible
3527326780 4y reference number not visible
4816552457 3y reference number not visible
5098837103 3y reference number not visible
5438391079 2y reference number not visible due to condensation
4345107618 4y reference number partially illegible
460019602 11y reference partially obscured
IV2 76 2297708741 7y reference says "IV076"
CO7 287 349265461 12m references in left to right order (differ for each aperture)
CO7 9287 349265461 12m references in left to right order (differ for each aperture)
4977716613 3y refs not visible
B72 40 178779754 6y relocated inside WH smith when postoffice moved in 2014
B46 743 3428741921 23m replaced EVIIIR box on this site in 1989 (see No.188)
RG21 365 7474105607 8m replaces https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/353113745/history
RG21 216 7474111201 8m replaces https://www.openstreetmap.org/node/353114314/history
KW10 61 6154112833 2y reputedly the oldest operational postbox in Scotland
S60 2 4441068890 23m restriction on slots to prevent anything thicker than a thin letter being posted in
LS25 276 6124189196 7m right hand slot might be for franked mail
LS25 1276 6124189196 7m right hand slot might be for franked mail
WC1B 8 5131832901 2y right slot (WC1B 208 is for "Franked Mail"
WC1B 208 5131832901 2y right slot (WC1B 208 is for "Franked Mail"
IV36 77 539542931 3y round-top pillar
IV36 127 539542930 3y round-top pillar
DE12 1118 828110140 3y royal cypher does appear to be just ER
SE18 17 519219012 4y royal mail think that this box should be SE18 73 but the box plate says SE18 17
KY5 145 6551379560 19m royal_cypher looks like it should be EIIR, but the II is missing
EC1N 140 1950920414 4y same ref on both apertures
EC1N 142 665072792 5y same ref on both apertures
SE1 68 362858892 5y same ref on both apertures
SW1P 106 313914226 2y same ref on both apertures
SW1P 135 302962415 5y same ref on both apertures
SW1X 31 448510628 3y same ref on both apertures
4406293313 4y scottish crown on post box in England!!
SY1 11 332594417 2y sealed at survey time
B91 561 1037280835 10y sealed on date of survey, 10 Dec 2010
NG16 40 841849190 3y seems to have moved from former PO site, new box?
EC4V 414 358548491 5y separate ref for each aperture. LH marked Stamped, RH marked Franked
EC4V 4141 358548491 5y separate ref for each aperture. LH marked Stamped, RH marked Franked
WC2B 64 824254549 3y separate ref on each aperture
WC2B 264 824254549 3y separate ref on each aperture
CV34 128 3077199688 4y set in rear wall of McColls/post office
YO1 246 318323789 16m slot is labeled "First Class"
YO1 9246 3518361039 4y slot is labeled "Second Class"
3887668620 2w small box set in wall
NG5 399 556786432 4m stamp machine attached (book of stamps for 50p seems unlikely)
SW10 6 289563816 4y sticker suggests this is now a collection on delivery box
SW7 7 376491483 4y sticker suggests this is now a collection on delivery box but old collection times still shown 19/02/16
SW10 1 1375162577 6w sticky label suggests this is now a collection on delivery box
SW10 14 1325739211 6w sticky label suggests this might now be a collection on delivery box.
CV32 30 3274600164 5y stopped by to check box location as it was reported as being some distance from dracos location. location confirmed 1/10/15
B49 117 4251322515 2y stopped to confirm ref 21/05/18
S3 5399 69702551 2y strange squarish shaped postbox
3301278278 18m surprised by the ref. This used to be SW1 173
AB25 45 2959053827 6y surround has VR cypher; door has GR cypher!
601121086 4y the box has VR above the letter slot but the door has been replaced with one with GR on it
FY3 146 4380976436 2y the box has a crown on top with inscription "To commemorate the Silver Jubilee of her majesty Queen Elizabeth II 1952-1977"
CB23 351 32534176 3y the box says CB3 but area is now CB23
3633148317 5y the departure lounge postbox is here
EH12 86 4041785010 2m the rectangular pillar box has been replaced with a more conventional cylindrical type in 2015
360027194 11y the ref is "RG24 326" - suspect it should be "RG24 362"
360027195 11y the ref is "RG24 362" - suspect it should be "RG24 326"
BS32 672 26167070 5y the ref really does end in "D"
270180546 11y the ref says RG19 197 but this is at Cheam School - it should probably be RG19 106
PA17 54 4545859660 4y the royal mail location for this box is wrong though the description of its location "Station Road" is correct. The post box with the reference PA17 79 is probably the one at the north end of Eglinton Terrace
PA27 9 3137206673 4y the wall is looking a bit sorry
G2 1537 4523982942 4y there are also 2 other collection boxes , one for parcels one for letters in WHSmiths
4234210313 4y there are two postboxes side by side only one has a plate with a reference number on it
LL29 4 4234210365 4y there are two postboxes side by side only one has a plate with a reference number on it
8301796792 8d there is a disused wall-mounted box behind the pillar box
6094853783 4m there is no plate on box to give reference or collection times, there is just a sticker saying to look in nearby window for collection times, but that window is now a hairdressers and has no times
488797424 11y there is no visible ref
528750742 11y there is no visible ref
266540562 11y there is no visible reference
CV35 164 3398534477 4y there is supposed to be a PO nearby but only an empty shop here today
EH18 131 1896006076 4y these are the collection times from the 30 Jan 2017, the old collection times were Mo-Fr 17:15 and Sa 11:15
IP13 6243 4321224249 4y this and the one in College Street are the oldest post boxes still in use on the UK mainland
IP13 6244 4321210870 4y this and the one in Double Street are the oldest post boxes still in use on the UK mainland
E1 51 3315460482 4y this box for stamped mail
CV47 2 3765617162 5y this box has a label giving new collection times from Sept 2014 but the plate has not been updated yet (Sept 2015)
CV31 6 3115061741 22m this box is inside the entrance lobby of Asda.
CV31 2 3750448171 9m this box is some distance from where Royal Mail say it is. Now a parcel box
CV34 105 292408010 3y this is a historic post box. A new plate has replaced the original Victorian one.
CV34 2 2619456195 3y this is a historic post box. The orininal Victorian collection plate has gone and been replaced by a (possibly temporary) modern one. 05/10/17
WC1X 44 4429088633 8m this is a meter box which now takes parcels
1783525709 21m this is a private postal collection box
EC4R 4061 3197213013 3y this is for metered mail.
CV35 85 3411130825 5y this is quite some distance from where Royal Mail say it is
ME10 20 7561064087 7m this is reinstatement of post box added to map by paulbiv in 2016, but deleted by PAL3001 in Changeset #85384963 in 2020 - maybe not understanding the difference between a bus stop named after a post box and the post box itself
DA12 8 2372687584 21m this is taller than the other fluted pillar boxes. Vertical aperture.
BN2 26 1271190044 3y this is the correct position, even though Royal Mail data disagrees. When I used this postbox on 27.08.2017 it is numbered BN2 26 so must have been renumbered from BN1 26.
BN8 501 190509386 4y this looks very new 22/11/16
304429926 11y this post box has no ref
308853150 11y this post box has no ref
345879311 10y this post box has no ref
355292038 3y this post box has no ref
394033600 11y this post box has no visible ref
401971311 11y this post box has no visible ref
358511564 11y this postbox has no visible ref
389138062 11y this postbox has no visible ref
EC3V 311 289829481 2w this was a meter box which now accepts parcels
B90 318 343389052 18m top of plate broken. Mo-Fr collection time broken off 14/03/19
IG1 11 356278722 5y twin-slot pillarbox
IG1 47 356278831 5y twin-slot pillarbox
RG21 210 259573104 8y two adjacent boxes both with same ref
RG21 210 341334624 8y two adjacent boxes both with same ref
EH21 103 6774421057 16m two apertures with same ref
CW4 140 6742176081 7m two apertures, CW4 140 and CW4 1140
CV1 457 5310476419 20m two brass wall plates with a single collection sign to the right of them. Marked "FIRST CLASS" & "SECOND CLASS". The left aperture is for first class; the right aperture is for second class.
B40 1387 3200680820 5m two separate boxes; left is 1st class (no ref), right is 2nd class.
NE13 753 5661625321 2y two slots - general and franked only, two plates, both identical ref
NE13 1753 5661018102 2y two slots - general and franked only, two plates, both identical ref
YO7 66 4350831195 4y type N are also called Bantam
AB11 12 2539501846 11m type is non-standard
AB21 578 666925539 2y type m post box has been replaced with more modern lamp box
W1W 126 691085569 2y ugly steel cabinet thing
2266543273 15m unable to locate this
290474001 12y unsure which side of road
L2 756 618725901 3m unusual GVR cypher with V in it (not the usual one without V)
LD1 4 4740150944 2m unusual design with arched top protected under its own little wooden canopy
HS2 176 4925247598 3y unusual to see an EIIR box in Scotland
EH12 8 817277554 4y upstairs, top of escalators, outside WH Smith
W2 25 1475002820 2w very thin aperture
CH3 96 6269596015 3w wall box situated in own brick pillar.
CH3 371 6014816429 7d wall box situated in own brick pillar.
GL2 134 3635561336 6m wall mounted lamp box
DH3 340 3782609126 16m wall-mounted, inside the building
YO11 1 3727496543 4y was a Type K
YO31 2020 3516227488 12m was just franked mail, is now labelled "Parcel Postbox" and inscription above slot says "Parcels and Franked Mail"
BH21 54 8265571471 2w was on Queen Annes Drive till 2015
YO11 71 4314132134 4y was outside shop on osgodby lane till it closed then post box moved to outside pub
AB24 152 2785854132 2w wide pillar box
YO26 47 2629924769 2y yes it ends with a D
3525491337 5y yes, post box is next to H'stone Ave, not Cor'n Ave, despite what RM says
E3 35 1697547064 5y yes, ref is correct - checked again since mathmos flagged it
3524175092 5y yes, this post box is at the junction of B'with Cres and B'with rd despite RM saying it at the junction of B'with Av and B'with Rd

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