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Police box

An interesting little gem to visit. Who knew this would be nestled against the town hall. Well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SDT8375
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Hereford, United Kingdom
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A glimpse of Sheffield past

This will only take up a few minutes of your time but is interesting to see if you are in the area... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
AlexSwallow
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is literally a small green box in a corner of Sheffield centre. You can't go in it or anything, only look at it. I suppose it is just a piece of Sheffields history...

Thank tinylass
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An interesting little gem to visit. Who knew this would be nestled against the town hall. Well worth a little visit.

Thank SDT8375
Reviewed 3 September 2018

A police box nestled against Town Hall featuring historical plaque and an air of mystery. Rumour has it you can travel in space and time, Who knows?

1  Thank David C
Reviewed 8 August 2018

OK it's only a police box but once there were many and now they are few. It is an oddity because of its rareaty in a similar way to steam engines and mechanical organs once all common now only preserved. It's a bit of history.

1  Thank bluescafe2015
Reviewed 7 August 2018

This will only take up a few minutes of your time but is interesting to see if you are in the area (it is near the Town Hall). There is a little information board with an explanation of how the police box used to be...More

3  Thank AlexSwallow
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Whilst you may not wish to travel long distance to look at this interesting construction, small but at one time perfectly formed - it is well worth a brief glance as you pass it. No need to book as not yet seen evidence of large...More

Thank 373Yorkshire
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Interesting to look at of you 're passing. A little bit of history in the plaque. You won't need any effort to find it as it is on a main street corner.

Thank SteveS1970
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This is only a police box but is nice to have a photo taken. There is a little sign which tells you a little about it. Also, after all these years it os still in good condition.

1  Thank FomzineJunior7
Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

Police Box has been kept as a symbol how police worked in the past. Iconic small symbol of Sheffield next to Town Hall. There is a short description attached to the box explaining the purpose and history of them.

Thank BeachStone2C
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Nestled in next to the town hall this old police box harps back to a bygone age. Not much to see, just a plaque on the outside. You do always get the nagging feeling it's the wrong colour...

Thank Jon b
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