History in a Coffee Cup: Pillar to Post

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History in a Coffee Cup: Pillar to Post

History in a Coffee Cup: Pillar to Post


Location: Claremont Museum
Contact: 9285 4300
Time:06 Oct 2022 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Writing, packaging, sending and receiving: the experience mail provides is universal.

Cast iron Pillar Boxes were once a common sight on the streets of Perth and in the country towns of WA. These post boxes were largely made by a local firm, J & E Ledger. Come along to hear from Ledger family descendant, Sue Hobson, who will share her family's history and that of the striking post boxes. 

This event is free however bookings are essential for catering purposes.