Redcar Telephone Exchange

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Redcar Telephone Exchange is unlikely to win any awards for architecture, although the two colours of brick do suggest it was extended at some point.

Redcar Telephone Exchange

One of the few interesting features is the 1955 carved date stone next to the door.

Redcar Telephone Exchange 1955

2 thoughts on “Redcar Telephone Exchange

  1. When the new Morrison’s/Regent’s walk area was built it would have made sense to demolish this building and build a new one elsewhere.
    This was not done because there’s a lot of sensitive information that travels through the cables to this building…

  2. A telephone cable comes from Canada , comes ashore on the Stray , travels along the Coast Road , along Lord Street and makes a sharp turn into the Exchange on Lord Street..

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