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Telephone Switchboard

c. 1940
Overview

Wood, metal, plastic

Historical information

This Telephone Switchboard from Nanson Telephone Exchange was in the home of Mark & Eileen Wilton at the corner of East Terrace

Details

Details

Registration number
cwa-org-70-CVOB0615
Contextual Information

Mrs Wilton manned this service for many years. When they sold their house in the 1950's it was put in the Roads Board Building which had been vacated and the residents themselves ran the service for about 6 months until Telecom put in an automatic service for the Nanson area.

Year
c. 1940
Chapman Valley Historical Society Inc

Chapman Valley Historical Society Inc

Organisation Details
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Telephone switchboard used at Nanson
This is the Nanson Telephone Switchboard that was in the home of Mark & Eileen Wilton at the corner of East Terrace. Mrs Wilton manned this service for many years. When they sold their house in the 1950's it was put in the Roads Board Building which had been vacated and the residents themselves ran the service for about 6 months until Telecom put in an automatic service for the Nanson area.