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Poetry About the Post Office By John Chenery
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Few have waxed lyrical about the workings of the (British) Post Office as its empire of posts and telecommunications have changed over many decades. Here is an illustrated light-hearted poetic... More > journey across some of its services and locations.< Less
Poetry in the Post Office By John Chenery
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Few have waxed lyrical about the workings of the (British) Post Office as its empire of posts and telecommunications have changed over many decades. Take a light-hearted poetic journey, illustrated... More > in vibrant colour, across some of its services and locations. Poetry in the Post Office is a compilation of poems that were written to emphasise topics in the My GPO Family series of books. Some new poems highlighting the alliteration and uniformity of Post Office work are also included.< Less
My GPO in London: Trilogy Edition By John Chenery
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My GPO in London looks at the origins of the General Post Office (and BT) as it developed in the St. Paul's Cathedral area of the City. Step back in telecom’s time… Learn the importance... More > of the Central Telegraph Office and the 10 am Chronopher. Discover the Fleet time capsule and the preserved remains of the Roman wall at King Edward’s Building.< Less
My GPO Family: Trilogy Edition By John Chenery
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My GPO Family:Trilogy Edition is a retrospective snapshot of living in the Public Service of the GPO and BT... This is a revised and abridged edition of My GPO Family:Supplied for the Public... More > Service, and it now forms the first part in an historical trilogy of books about the Postal and Telephone Services in the UK. This edition is an autobiographical account of working in the Telephone Manager's Office as computerisation and privatisation changed both the nature of the work and the industry itself.< Less
My GPO Family: Supplied for the Public Service By John Chenery
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A retrospective snapshot of living in the Public Service of the GPO and BT... An eclectic mix of personal stories, recollections, poems, and thoughts of growing up and working during the heyday of... More > the General Post Office in the UK from 1965 onwards. This book will take you on a journey back to a time when people proudly worked in Public Service.< Less
Mail Rail at Mount Pleasant By John Chenery
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A short photographic history of the Post Office Railway, London and its transition into the Mail Rail ride attraction and museum.
Roman Wall at Merrill Lynch By John Chenery
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A short photographic history of the Roman wall at the site of the GPO's King Edward Building, and later the Merrill Lynch Bank of America HQ.
Dorothy Annan Murals By John Chenery
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A photographic summary of Dorothy Annan's telecommunications themed murals originally installed on the Post Office's Fleet Building in London.
Priory Park: Volume 1 By John Chenery
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A colourful booklet illustrating the beautiful gardens, flowers and landscapes of Prittlewell Priory (Park) in Southend on Sea, Essex.
My GPO Photobook 5: International Trunks By John Chenery
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A lavish tour of International (telephone) Trunk buildings, with over 140 photos including Faraday, Mondial and Keybridge House, in their final days leading to demolition. A mix of equipment and... More > architecture.< Less