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Wootton Telephone System

In the early 1900's, the National Telephone Co. Ltd had a public call office.

In September 1962 an automatic Telephone Exchange costing £30,000 was opened on the north side of Wootton High Street (2020 opposite Brannon Way) to serve 386 subscribers. It replaced a manual telephone exchange housed in what should have been the sitting room on 20 High Street, the home of caretaker-operators Mr. and Mrs. L. C. Smith.

See also: Wootton  -  Telephone System

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