Author Topic: Info on a Red English GPO 706 Telephone  (Read 1097 times)

Offline HarrySmith

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Re: Info on a Red English GPO 706 Telephone
« Reply #30 on: February 14, 2018, 01:07:08 PM »
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Re: Info on a Red English GPO 706 Telephone
« Reply #31 on: February 21, 2018, 05:23:50 AM »
Nice phone. And one of the less common colours.

My favourite plastic phones are the 706 and 711. I love the dials on them.

I have a 706 in Ivory dated 1964. Prices range from 25 to whatever the seller dreams up. I've seen them advertised for about 150 but I'm not sure they sell/sell quickly for that.

I think your questions have mostly been answered re date etc, and the button is the party line button.

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Re: Info on a Red English GPO 706 Telephone
« Reply #32 on: April 02, 2018, 01:48:59 PM »
I am a bit late to this, but your red 706 looks great, you certainly polished it up well!

Being a 1967 it is from the final year of production.