Links to other useful websites

Useful Links to related sites

Here you will find links to a variety of postbox or philately-related sites which are the personal choice of the curator. We cannot vouch for the content of these sites. If you find a broken link, please report it here.

Positively Postal - Scott Thomson's excellent stamp & postal related site can be found here.

Paul's Unofficial Letterbox Pages- plenty of good postbox pictures

Light Straw GPO pages - an excellent guide to the various aspects of the former GPO

CDS Covers- First Day Covers of difference and distinction. Tired of the same old Royal Mail offerings? Try Chris Sutcliffe's bespoke FDC service instead!

Telecomunications Heritage Group- for tele-nuts everywhere!

Essex Association of Philatelic Societies

Royal Mail Special Stamps

BBC Radio Cumbria Post Box Gallery - Just grows & grows, over 100 post boxes from around Cumbria. recommended site!

Read the Joint Policy on Postboxes by English Heritage & Royal Mailissued in October 2003 (Requires Acrobat Reader)

Postal History - the worldwide Postal History website

Red Phone Box pages - Bob Ore's excellent selection of photos from around the world including K3s in Portugal!

Halstead On-Line - Pictures of Halstead Then & Now - spot the PB1/4!

King George VI- Malcolm Sanders excellent site detailing the postal & philatelic history of Britain during the reign of King George VI

The Wiki site for Pillar Boxes page onpillar boxes co-authored by LBSG members

Bob's Telephone Pages - excellent resource with digital copies of the spec for installation of every GPO Kiosk.

International Postal Museum - virtual Museum aimed at philatelists.

Knight Family Website

Braintree & Halstead Model Railway Club


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