An Era Ends As Eircom Finally Removes Phone Boxes From Dublin's City Centre

We promised ourselves we wouldn't cry...

eircom-box

Okay, we may not have used one of these in the past 15 years, but a part of us still finds it hard to accept that they're going away.

Snapped in Dublin's city centre today, workers for Eircom can be seen in the picture below removing quite a few telephone boxes.

Screen-Shot-2015-07-18-at-16.17.44

Are we the only ones that feel a genuine pang of sadness at seeing these outdated payphones finally get put out to pasture? Yes? Gotcha.

H/T Reddit.

Written By

Seán Kenehan

Seán is known for eating, drinking and writing, making him uniquely qualified to work for Lovin Dublin. Seán enjoys skipping stones wistfully, puns that'd make a dad blush, and referring to himself in the third person.

Comments