Category Archives: Geography

Telephone Kiosk collection (6) – various

UK locations

Leeds
Holborn, London – being used as a menu board for a food stall
Margate

Smithfields in London

My husband sent me the top photo, from Smithfields market, as he walked home this Christmas Eve. Then I saw the following article online, from that morning, also at Smithfields:

Telephone Kiosk collection (5) – Police boxes

Telephone Kiosk collection (4) – the K series

Telephone Kiosk collection (3) – RAC

Telephone Kiosk collection (2) – AA sentry boxes



rhdr

Recent Scottish trip

Aberfeldy cinema
From inside the cinema

Edinburgh

USA trip

We recently returned from two weeks holiday in the USA. We visited Washington D.C., Harrisonburg, Philadelphia and surrounds. Even though pay phones still feature heavily in tv and cinema, they do not feature on the streets to any great extent. I managed to get a few shots of remaining phone booths, with my favourite being in Philadelphia…

Philadelphia

Telephone Kiosk collection (1)

In August we visited the Avoncroft Museum of Historic Buildings in Worcestershire – https://avoncroft.org.uk/ . The Museum is, in itself, definitely worth a visit – especially as dogs are welcome, but I went mainly to see the National Collection of Telephone Kiosks. An unexpected nerdy and cool feature what how they’d hooked up the boxes on display to the small on-site exchange. You can makes calls between the boxes.