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Gpo Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 91 pictures in our Gpo collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Duke of York at the reconstructed G.P.O. at Mount Pleasant Featured Print

Duke of York at the reconstructed G.P.O. at Mount Pleasant

Albert, Duke of York (later King George VI 1895-1952) at the reconstructed G.P.O. at sorting Office at Mount Pleasant, London - November 1934. During his visit, the Duke claimed the invention of mails for his royal ancestor king Edward IV, who delivered dispatched=s by horse relay in 1482. This picture shows the Duke trying his hand at sorting mail and being in receipt of advice from everybody while Postmaster-General Sir Kingsley Wood, smiles. Date: 1934

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

Platform of 'Post Office' (St. Paul's) Underground Station Featured Print

Platform of 'Post Office' (St. Paul's) Underground Station

Central Line Series. A smart lady, exhausted messenger boy and down-on-his-luck punter seated on a bench on the platform of St. Paul's tube station - opened by the Central London Railway (CLR) on 30th July 1900 with the name Post Office (as shown here), after the headquarters of the General Post Office on nearby St Martin's Le Grand, London. Only re-named in 1937. Date: 1904

© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection

London Life party in the GPO Tower 1966 Featured Print

London Life party in the GPO Tower 1966

Guests at a party thrown by short-lived by hip and happening magazine, London Life at the top of the newly-built GPO (Post Office) Tower in May 1966. The party was populated by around 150 personalities from the worlds of art, finance, publishing, advertising and show business, who were able to have their first view of London from the top of the tower. Pictured are photographer David Bailey, Chrissie Shrimpton (sister of model Jean Shrimpton), and Mick Jagger. Date: 1966

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans