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The Street Talk 6 (ST6) kiosk, introduced in 2007 by BT in partnership with JCDecaux.<br />
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The iconic British phonebox has been given a ringing endorsement in a new book charting the expiring institution's fascinating history. <br />
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Aptly titled 'The British Phonebox', the book primarily focuses on the ubiquitous design that's as emblematic to Britain as the black cab, double decker bus and Houses of Parliament. <br />
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Equally interesting are the early chapters, which detail the phonebox's humble 19th century beginnings and the final ones, that bemoan their dwindling numbers <br />
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The 96 page paperback, jointly authored by friends Nigel Linge and Andy Sutton, is published by Amberley and costs £13.49.