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Hay past and present 9
The first Post Office, 1895

  Postmaster on parade
The photograph below shows the original Post Office premises in Hay, when it was located at the corner of Oxford Road and Church Street.
This picture dates from around 1895, and it includes the postmaster, his family, and their staff. The original telegraph office pole can be seen to the left of the building.
Photograph by
kind permission of
Eric Lewis Pugh
of Hay
Post Office in Hay,c1895 
  Former post office in 1999.The same building, now known as Radnor House, is shown in the recent photograph on the right.
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