[Tagging] Security Gate Post/Cabin

Philip Barnes phil at trigpoint.me.uk
Mon Dec 9 09:02:18 UTC 2013


On Mon, 2013-12-09 at 00:55 -0600, Paul Johnson wrote:
> On Sunday, December 8, 2013, Jonathan wrote:
>         It's the sort of building that houses the security guards or
>         gatekeeper.  They operate the gates to allow entrance to or
>         exit from the site.  May contain security guards who patrol
>         the fences/area.  May contain security equipment such as
>         camera monitoring displays.  Usually first point of call of
>         any visitor or site operative.  May handout health and safety
>         equipment, such as hard hats etc.  May collect names and
>         details of all visitors.
> 
> 
> Pinkertons call this a Police Box, at least in the pacific
> northwestern US, and even prior to the recent Doctor Who fad. 

I would dispute both recent and fad.

This police_box is real. The easter egg is thanks to google. 
https://maps.google.co.uk/?ll=51.492102,-0.192835&spn=0.00092,0.002411&t=m&z=19&layer=c&cbll=51.492137,-0.192878&panoid=c9UMhWP_MWm9U0L48xEjYw&cbp=12,285.9,,0,3.4

Wonder why nobody has mapped it.

Phil (trigpoint)




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