Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Dunbar Loop
N 50° 06.676 W 120° 47.337
10U E 658086 N 5553342
A very nice brick post office built in 1939 in the art deco style.
Waymark Code: WM9193
Location: British Columbia, Canada
Date Posted: 06/12/2010
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member GeoKs
Views: 4

The ranching and lumber community of Merritt was rather sleepy until in 1986 and arrival of the Coquilhalla Freeway linking Vancouver to the Interior of BC. This post office building has seen many changes in recent decades to this interior community.
Post Office Type: Main Branch

Province/Territory: British Columbia

Historical Significance: Yes - Older than 50 years

What brought you here?:
Spent the afternoon walking around Merritt while driving from Kelowna to Vancouver.

Location has a philatelic display: Not Listed

Friendly and helpful service: Not Listed

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