In a recent email was a pic of a Ned Kelly letterbox:
The entry is at:
For overseas readers, Ned Kelly is an Australian folk hero, a bushranger (outlaw) who made a final stand with his gang against the police wearing armour made from ploughshares. An artist present at the time made the following sketch:
The letterbox pic from Alan’s blog isn’t an award winning design but it did prompt me to do a search for any other Ned Kelly letterboxes. What I found was a mixture of some that are quite good and some that are woeful.
Here are some:
Alan Waddell inspecting another Ned Kelly letterbox
One final thought on the topic . . .