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OSM Postbox Royal Cypher Report

Table of Non-standard Values

Lists any UK postboxes with a royal_cypher tag whose value is not one of: 'VR', 'EVIIR', 'GR', 'EVIIIR', 'GVIR', 'EIIR', 'CIIIR', 'crown', 'scottish_crown', 'no'.

Found 148 boxes with non-standard values.

Box Number Node ID J+ LE Royal Cypher Fixme
KA9 2 3962747039 J+ 8y ER
3423202044 J+ 7y ER
TA13 73 4318197498 J+ 8m ER
EH9 120 54539520 J+ 3m ER
TD9 80 7785579313 J+ 17m ER
KY5 145 6551379560 J+ 8m ER
TA12 66 2908251909 J+ 20m ER
SN16 150 10678120560 J+ 16m ER
HR8 296 818648443 J+ 3y ER
HR8 476 823670181 J+ 3y ER
CV34 127 2998058385 J+ 8m ER
GL55 82 4581637865 J+ 20m ER
DE12 1118 828110140 J+ 3y ER
WS4 138 7511388122 J+ 2d ER
WV12 186 8599392368 J+ 4m ER
PO38 257 826810316 J+ 3m ER
PO4 109 851378420 J+ 7y ER
GU10 63 5129551125 J+ 3y ER
RG20 6 9248770310 J+ 5m ER
DE74 185 1284965589 J+ 20m ER
RH12 100 7636809633 J+ 4y ER
N16 20 653926276 J+ 8m ER
HA1 80 2022238144 J+ 20m ER
HP1 136 3451714211 J+ 9y ER
W4 41 4837708920 J+ 20m ER
SG2 235 803451443 J+ 3y ER
SG17 11 6184531707 J+ 5y ER
TN3 292 4318193739 J+ 7y ER
TN32 256 5746531757 J+ 8m ER
TN15 148 8773260024 J+ 2y ER
IP22 7073 3509002579 J+ 3y ER
WC1X 37 442370629 J+ 8m EVIIR;VR
WC1X 237 442370629 J+ 8m EVIIR;VR
NE25 265 4834378711 J+ 20m GVIIR cannot be GVIIR, more likely EVIIR or GVIR
L2 756 618725901 J+ 17m GVR
AB31 351 2197906274 J+ 17m GVR
AB31 282 10284686132 J+ 17m GVR
601121086 J+ 21m VR;GR
AB25 45 2959053827 J+ 9m VR;GR
KY10 262 1929170519 J+ 14m obscured
WF3 81 255454227 J+ 5m obscured
LS26 98 305272226 J+ 10m obscured
WF2 113 366661940 J+ 20m obscured
LS11 398 452140246 J+ 8m obscured
LS11 203 522949231 J+ 8m obscured
WF1 278 986875060 J+ 5m obscured
WF1 256 1035709948 J+ 5m obscured
WF3 16 1151052047 J+ 4m obscured
LS12 945 1253177251 J+ 8m obscured
WF2 18 1573988394 J+ 20m obscured
LE14 52 1572685651 J+ 8m obscured
ME19 6 310856960 J+ 21m obscured
WF1 13 27483449 J+ 20m obscured;EIIR
WF2 108 264568218 J+ 20m obscured;EIIR
WF2 255 265589735 J+ 20m obscured;EIIR/EV
11398891814 J+ 6m yes
11162945955 J+ 10m yes
11584460511 J+ 5m yes
SA3 66 6809847630 J+ 7d yes
11929491677 J+ 6w yes
CA28 57 3401561488 J+ 8m yes
477276361 J+ 4m yes
11734344611 J+ 3m yes
434156676 J+ 11m yes
8158826953 J+ 7m yes
11247615756 J+ 9m yes
11264923223 J+ 8m yes
11298739949 J+ 8m yes
NP11 677 11517879499 J+ 5m yes
NP11 797 11518082987 J+ 5m yes
11518082996 J+ 5m yes
11622544827 J+ 4m yes
11645138679 J+ 4m yes
11668841915 J+ 4m yes
NP24 546 11967652259 J+ 4w yes
NP24 551 11967652265 J+ 4w yes
NP22 616 11967652267 J+ 4w yes
WA6 377 343640006 J+ 10m yes
11254927376 J+ 8m yes
11649699269 J+ 4m yes
11724849897 J+ 3m yes
11724887444 J+ 3m yes
11627039993 J+ 4m yes
11645155966 J+ 4m yes
WA14 37 258565863 J+ 10m yes
WA3 273 276693809 J+ 10m yes
WA1 364 357994295 J+ 3m yes
WA14 5 477199611 J+ 10m yes
WA14 79 535072821 J+ 10m yes
WA1 235 1574840828 J+ 10m yes
SK8 41 1687394678 J+ 10m yes
WA8 32 2128341776 J+ 10m yes
WA14 111 6178025906 J+ 10m yes
M14 631 6515361396 J+ 10m yes
WA3 207 9136056322 J+ 11m yes
WN4 264 9320298364 J+ 10m yes
WA4 14 9530602840 J+ 3m yes
WN1 111 9593071606 J+ 8m yes
WN6 11 9657190920 J+ 10m yes
WN1 161 10063622068 J+ 10m yes
WN1 1 10063880774 J+ 10m yes
WA14 54 10290789253 J+ 6m yes
WA5 363 11088463725 J+ 10m yes
WA4 134 11095299091 J+ 9m yes
WA4 276 11095320087 J+ 11m yes
WA4 251 11095323977 J+ 9m yes
WA4 22 11095329683 J+ 9m yes
WA4 182 11097521188 J+ 11m yes
WA4 193 11097554630 J+ 11m yes
WA4 213 11097570412 J+ 11m yes
WA3 377 11097581596 J+ 11m yes
WA4 37 11097591408 J+ 10m yes
WA7 89 11098498599 J+ 10m yes
WA8 15 11098620459 J+ 10m yes
WA8 17 11098678925 J+ 11m yes
WA8 22 11098716444 J+ 10m yes
WA8 9 11098737665 J+ 11m yes
WA9 147 11099783695 J+ 10m yes
WA2 297 11102696274 J+ 10m yes
WA9 52 11103973526 J+ 10m yes
WA10 154 11107917173 J+ 10m yes
WA10 135 11107950200 J+ 10m yes
WN3 244 11112950827 J+ 10m yes
WA14 2 11120753651 J+ 10m yes
WA14 1 11120774914 J+ 10m yes
WA14 18 11120860748 J+ 10m yes
WN5 125 11120937621 J+ 10m yes
WN5 220 11120951050 J+ 10m yes
11405914431 J+ 6m yes
SO41 39 2911880838 J+ 10d yes
SN11 340 297594713 J+ 7m yes
SN4 138 332701564 J+ 2m yes
SN2 89 11835861619 J+ 2m yes
SN2 890 11835861620 J+ 2m yes
B90 802 829070588 J+ 3m yes
11450738295 J+ 6m yes
LE4 559 5210202262 J+ 10m yes
N1 149 185883068 J+ 6m yes
RH10 65 306686216 J+ 8m yes
TW11 204 8800339473 J+ 13m yes
11789178944 J+ 3m yes
11255976033 J+ 8m yes
ME16 244 311372308 J+ 12m yes
BR6 99 8848941586 J+ 4m yes
TN8 265 10103430682 J+ 10m yes
11657328218 J+ 4m yes
TN25 158 1942764995 J+ 9m yes
11183764024 J+ 9m yes

Note that some Edward VII boxes actually only show an "ER" cypher, but these are relatively rare, and an "ER" value is just as likely to be an error from a mapper who's missed the small Roman numerals in EIIR.

Table of All Values

Cypher No. of Boxes Notes
VR 3337 Queen Victoria (1837–1901).
EVIIR 2476 King Edward VII (1901–1910).
GR 8867 King George V (1910–1936).
EVIIIR 141 King Edward VIII (1936).
GVIR 4239 King George VI (1936–1952).
EIIR 33411 Queen Elizabeth II (1952–2022).
crown 3 Crown only; no initials.
scottish_crown 3279 Scottish Crown only; often used on modern Scottish boxes.
no 1149 No cypher on box.
30346 No royal_cypher tag.
ER 31
EVIIR;VR 2
GVIIR 1
GVR 3
VR;GR 2
obscured 13
obscured;EIIR 2
obscured;EIIR/EV 1
yes 93

Some mappers have also user other keys to represent the Royal Cypher:

Data derived from OpenStreetMap data, © OpenStreetMap Contributors, licensed under Open Data Commons Open Database License (ODbL). XAPI courtesy of Overpass API.