TELEPHONE No. 8
with integral generator and
switchable extension facility.
Used in C.B. areas.
Similar to Telephone No. 6 but with a handset.
Made by the Western Electric Company of London.
A similar model, by the Western Electric Company, with no extension facility was produced for the Portuguese Telephone Authority (circa 1902).
Early table telephones were connected to the internal wiring with a Rosette or a Strip, Flexible Cord Connection. Click here for more information.
Circuit diagram - N108.
The picture is dated 1905.
Last revised: November 17, 2021