FORMER ROYAL NAVAL HOSPITAL OCTAGONAL POSTING BOX IMMEDIATELY SOUTH OF PAY OFFICE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1113291

Date first listed: 01-May-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Nov-1998

Statutory Address: FORMER ROYAL NAVAL HOSPITAL OCTAGONAL POSTING BOX IMMEDIATELY SOUTH OF PAY OFFICE, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: FORMER ROYAL NAVAL HOSPITAL OCTAGONAL POSTING BOX IMMEDIATELY SOUTH OF PAY OFFICE, HIGH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: City of Plymouth (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Grid Reference: SX4650354678

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

PLYMOUTH

SX4654NE HIGH STREET, Stonehouse 740-1/56/810 Former Royal Naval Hospital: 01/05/74 Octagonal Posting Box immediately S of Pay Office (Formerly Listed as: HIGH STREET, Stonehouse Royal Naval Hospital: Octagonal Posting Box immediately S of Pay Office)

GV II

Post box. 1853-59 for the Royal Naval Hospital but probably cast by one of the Post Office contractors. Painted red cast-iron. Octagonal pillar with angle beading, moulded cap which is flat and moulded base with shallow plinth. Vertical posting slit with external flap. Part of an outstanding complex of military hospital buildings. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Devon: London: 1989-: 654 & 655; Journal of Royal Medical Service: Gordon Pugh, P D, Surg. Capt. Royal Navy: History of the Royal Naval Hospital Plymouth: 1972-).







Listing NGR: SX4650354678

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 473507

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: Devon, (1989), 654-655
Pugh, G, 'Journal of Royal Medical Service' in History of the Royal Naval Hospital Plymouth, (1972)

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