Black GPO 1/232 with drawer. Handset dated 1936

    Delivery time:5-7 Days
  • Description

A pulse to tone unit can be fitted at £40.

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Just listed three after along wait. I expect them to sell quickly, so don't hesitated if you want one.


I have others in stock so Email me if you want me to restore one to order.

This is a beautiful example of a GPO 1/232L with drawer. The handset is dated 1936. It has been stripped down and rebuilt after each part has been cleaned and polished. The dial has been set up to work on both BT and cable networks using a special line simulator. It has a Genuine GPO No12 stainless steel fronted alpha numeric dial face. It has been fitted with a new quality replacement cradle. It is fitted with a very best quality hand plaited braided handset cord, a very high quality "D" shaped plastic line in cord with a UK telephone plug socket and an electronic microphone to bring the speech quality up to modern standards. This model was designed to be fitted to a GPO No 26 bell set and so had no internal bell. I have fitted a small bell inside that gives a very pleasant ring but not very loud. Ideal for a bedroom or in a sitting room. I can make a dial label with your information at no extra charge. This is ready to plug in and go. I can fit a dial label with your information at no extra charge. Add the details in the checkout system.

A note to mention is that most providers including BT are moving over to Voip systems and so if you want to future proof the ability to dial out I would recommend having the pulse to tone unit fitted. If you just want to receive calls then it will be fine. Fitting a pulse to tone unit to this model requires some non standard internal wiring and the dial loom will be removed as the unit has its own. If you want these returned please make quite clear in the checkout notice to us.  

Black GPO 1/232 with drawer