Community councils in several areas have lodged objections to BT’s proposals.
The Oban pensioner said the ordeal was a massive inconvenience.
Lochaber is set to lose 13 telephone boxes as part of BT’s proposal to remove 110 from the highlands area, the largest number of removals in the country.
Recruitment drive is one of largest ever undertaken by BT Openreach.
Due to a technical fault, from December 27 until January 4, islanders had no access online.