Portland's library boxes mimicked in UK phone booths

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Good News from the center of the hipster universe. Ringing the changes: phone box becomes mini-library: A UK Village that was set to lose its traditional red phone box and library service comes up with plan to save both
"Are they Portland-influenced? We know the ones in Wisconsin and Vancouver, Canada are."

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Given that the library phone boxes in the UK started before 2009, it looks like Portland copied the UK rather than vice versa....