stand for Strowger pre-2000 type group selector, 1920-1926

Made:
1920-1926 in England
maker:
Unknown

Stand for Strowger pre-2000 type group selector, unknown maker, England, 1920-1926.

The various early designs and makes of Strowger or step-by-step selector used by the British Post Office were superseded in the 1930s by a standard design known as the '2000-type'. All previous versions became known as 'pre-2000'. This is a group selector, used for the early stages of a dialled call.

Details

Category:
Telecommunications
Object Number:
1926-480/2
type:
stand
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • furnishing - artefact
  • furniture
credit:
Donated by the Automatic Telephone Manufacturing Company
status:
Permanent collection

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