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Re: [vox] [OT] "Phonebox has new life as library"
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Re: [vox] [OT] "Phonebox has new life as library"



Yep:
http://bighugelabs.com/onblack.php?id=399537362&size=large
http://bighugelabs.com/flickr/onblack.php?id=2758532890&posted=1&size=large

On Sun, Nov 29, 2009 at 11:58:24PM -0800, Bill Kendrick wrote:
> 
> We've got a phone box like this here in Davis (sans the glass):
> 
> 
> Phone box has new life as library
> http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/somerset/8385313.stm
> 
>   "A traditional red phone box has been recycled into one of the
>   country's smallest lending libraries - stocking 100 books.  Villagers
>   from Westbury-sub-Mendip in Somerset can use the library around the
>   clock, selecting books, DVDs and CDs.  Users simply stock it with a
>   book they have read, swapping it for one they have not.
>   ...
>   A resident dreamed up the idea when the village lost its phone box and
>   mobile library in quick succession."
> 
> 
> -- 
> -bill!
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