MAGNETO CALL WALL TELEPHONE
For Long Distance Ringing and Speaking
Fitted with a “Hunningscone-Deckert” Transmitter, Triple magnet Generator, Polarized Call Bell adjusted to ring through 20,000 ohms resistance, long Automatic Switch Hook,
Double pole Bell Receiver in Ebonite Case with Flexible Connecting Cord, Induction Coil, Lightning Arrester and Terminals. Woodwork of solid well-seasoned Polished Walnut, and all exterior metal parts Nickel-plated.
Price in 1908 was £3.3.0
Taken from the GEC Telephone Catalogue, K Section, 10th Edition, 1908
Magneto Call Telephone
Wall pattern telephone, of Peel Conner manufacture, with three magnet generator, solid
back transmitter, double pole "Bell" receiver, 1000 ohm bell, induction coil and
automatic switch hooks.
Oxidised external metal work and cabinet work
of polished Walnut.
Picture shows the 1926 model. The 1935 model had the terminals fitted inside the casing.
See also K8030 and K8035
Cost in 1932 was £5.8.0
Cost in 1926 was £7.12.6
Cost in 1916 was £3.5.6
Taken from the 1916, 1926 and 1932 GEC catalogues