Telephone box facts for kids

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Lightmatter phonebooths
Two red telephone boxes

A telephone box is a public telephone kiosk. They were designed by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott and are common in the United Kingdom, Malta and Gibraltar. The colour red was chosen to make them easy to spot.

Wall box in phone kiosk
A Post box in a telephone box in Warrington, Cheshire, England.
Red telephone boxes behind Young Dancer - Broad Street - London - 240404
K2 red telephone boxes behind Enzo Plazzotta's bronze, "Young Dancer", on Broad Street, Covent Garden, London

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