Payphone History

note - these files are a work in progress and by no means complete. I'd be grateful for any additional info.  Email.

United Kingdom

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A and B Button Box Coin Telephone 700 (1971) Coin Telephone 735 (1975) Coin Telephone 725 (1978)
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Coin Telephone 22B (1978) Coin Telephone 23 (1983) Coin Telephone 6000 Coin Telephone 800

Phonecard (German Landis and Gyr) GPT Marconi Sapphire GPT Marconi Neptune Contour Series
Landis & Gyr Pulsar 50
Misc. units

British Kiosks
K1 K2 K3 K4 K5 K6 K7 K8


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Long Tom Variable Tariff Coin Telephone 1 The Easiphone Coin Telephone 3
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The Redphone The Bluephone The Goldphone
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Creditphone Amper Cardphone Multimedia Phone Australian Phonebox history


pink phone red phone blue phone pink phone 2


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Coin Telephone 28 (1930) Table Coin Telephone 33 (1933) Coin Telephone 50 (1950) Coin Telephone 56 (1956)
Clubtelefon 1
Coin Telephone 57 (1957) Coin Telephone 63 (1963) Club Telephone 1 (CT88) Club Telephone 5
Coin Telephone 21 (1980)

Italy France

IPM Payphones general overview IPM Rotor2000 Schlumberger GT-200 and GT-500


TTC Housing Image
3 Slot Tatung QuorTech (formerly Elcotel) COCOT Phones Protel COCOT Phones
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QuorTech (formerly Nortel) Millenium AT&T Public Phone 2000 Intellicall Western Electric Fortress
Western Electric Charge-A-Call Northern Telecom Centurion Automatic Electric/GTE Fortress


INT 200 Cardphone
Intracom 200 Cardphone

Russia Denmark

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Perm Telephone Factory Ascom Nordic

Articles -list of phonecard manufacturers by country
-The changing face of public payphones
-Chinese competitors to Schlumberg and Marconi.
Telephone Tokens

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Page last updated: 13th April 2016