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Post Office in private house, at Heamoor, Penzance, White Telephone Box. coin operated stamp machine inserted in window panes.

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Mr W Balkwell, a postman in Merton near Okehampton, standing in front of an ivy-covered stone doorway to the post office, about to start his rounds. He wears a satchel over his shoulder and is holding some post. The sign above the post office door…

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Telephone Operators at Manual Switchboard. Date may be later than 1920 - may be late '20s.

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Ladies of the Post Office seen here operating at an early telephone exchange when all calls were connected by hand at every intermediate exchange.

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Ladies of the Post Office seen here sorting telegrams which had been handed in at various counters, and sending them to the appropriate transmission points.

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A group of postwomen at Barnet. with their bicycles.

Zennor Post Office photocopied sketch
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