Friday, November 24, 2006

Letter Box @ Bangalore GPO


Outside Bangalore GPO, this neat and colurful letterbox is worth a look... I wish all letterboxes could look and be functional as this one...

Some postal authorities have different types of post boxes for different types of post. For instance, there may be separate boxes for regular post and express post, for local addresses (defined by a range of postal codes) and out-of-town addresses, or for post bearing postage stamps and post bearing postage meter indicia. Refer...



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4 comments:

lynn Fri Nov 24, 03:31:00 PM GMT+5:30  

Interesting and colourful. Doesn't look very secure though. Can people just put their hands in that black hole and take envelopes?

Rajesh Dangi Sat Nov 25, 07:49:00 AM GMT+5:30  

thanks... it did seem safe to me as the design of box prevented anyone picking up letters. also it is installed right beside the manned entrance of the GPO.

Nathalie Mon Nov 27, 10:37:00 AM GMT+5:30  

Amazing choice you've got there! If you're unfamiliar with the system it would take you a while to find which box to put your letter in!

Meg Nakagawa Wed Nov 29, 12:15:00 AM GMT+5:30  

This makes so much sense. I don't know why more GPOs don't do this!!