Edinburgh policebox now a Vaping shop,Edinburgh,Scotland,UK
Contributor:Tony Smith / Alamy Stock Photo
File size:32.3 MB (1.2 MB Compressed download)
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Dimensions:2824 x 4000 px | 23.9 x 33.9 cm | 9.4 x 13.3 inches | 300dpi
Date taken:15 June 2015
Location:Rose Street, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Unique to Edinburgh, the distinctive and compact properties were designed by former city architect Ebenezer MacRae between 1931 and 1933. Featuring the city crest and Saltire-patterned mouldings, they were designed to complement the classical architecture of the Capital. MacRae created 85 in total, and they were made of cast iron – rather than Glasgow’s pre-cast concrete ones designed by Gilbert Mackenzie Trench – at the Carron foundry near Falkirk. Around half of the slope-roofed structures – measuring just 1.98 metres by 1.37m with a ridge height of around 2.74m – are listed. Read more: http://www.edinburghnews.scotsman.com/news/last-batch-of-city-police-boxes-up-for-sale-1-3524681#ixzz3vRoKdUeR