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Old 04-04-2016, 10:52 AM   #1
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Default Where phone boxes go to die

Pictures show the telephone box graveyards where enthusiasts refurbish the British icons to be sold to fans at home and abroad
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Amazing photos show two of UK's 'graveyards' where the iconic British symbols are sent to get a new lease of life
After the boxes are no longer of use and decommissioned they're sent to specialist sites to be lovingly rejuvenated
They sell for between £2,000 and £10,000 once fully restored and the price shoots up even higher for older designs
Staff can devote up to 100 hours of care to each booth - stripping them, repainting them and putting in new glass
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/arti...me-abroad.html


This is one of two of the UK's only 'telephone box graveyards' where
the iconic British symbols are sent to get a new lease of life
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Old 04-04-2016, 11:05 AM   #2
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If I had enough land I'd buy one.

i cant post pictures but there is a lovely " sculpture" in Kingston upon Thames UK called out of order.
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Why not?

Police boxes and phone boxes both came in different styles so it would be easy enough to paint/restore a phone box to look like a Dr. Who police box Tardis.

http://www.policeboxes.com/pboxhist.htm
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