TELEPHONE No. 124


Standard pedestal table telephone (Candlestick) for use on automatic circuits.  Used on Extension Plan No. 1.

Fitted in Auto areas and fitted with a Dial No. 8 and used with a Bellset No. 1 (with bias spring).

Superseded the Telephone No. 72 and was itself superseded by the Telephone No. 150.

The Telephone No. 124S was supplied with a Dial, Auto No. 10FS and used on Siemens systems in Grimsby, Hurley, Ramsey, Southampton and Stockport areas.

The Telephone No. 124W supplied with a Dial, Auto No. 10FW and used on S.T. & C's  (late W.E. Co.) exchanges at Darlington and Dudley.

When used as a X station on shared service the telephone is connected to a Bellset, No. 18

Superseded by the Telephone No. 150.

The picture to the right shows a Telephone No. 124 with a privately supplied telephone directory.  This is attached to the stem of the telephone and not approved by the GPO.

Telephone included (1928):-
2 x Cords, Instrument, No. 116.
1 x Cord, Instrument, No. 222 waterproof.
1 x Cord, Instrument, No. 302 waterproof.
1 x Cord, Instrument, No. 433.
1 x Dial, Automatic, No. 8FA.
1 x Hook, Receiver, F.
1 x Transmitter, No. 1.
1 x Receiver, Bell, No. 1A.

Circuit diagram - N 224.

Diagram A.T. 754.
 

 
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