Have you ever wanted to find out where the nearest post box is? Or if your memory is correct and there is a pillar box where you think before you make an unnecessary journey.
It was the second of those that got me searching for a way of finding where postboxes are located. Having something to post and heading off to a meeting I vaguely recalled there was a red postbox sunk into the wall of the building I was visiting alongside a telephone kiosk. But was my memory correct?
I though there must be some way of finding out and a search came up with two web sites that not only pinpoint the sites of mailboxes on a map but when clicked on give last posting times. Both are searchable by postcode, and one of them by place name.
The two web sites are: