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General Post Office · UK - this page is a stub

The General Post Office (GPO) was the state-owned postal system of the Kingdom of England and – after the Acts of Union of 1707 – of the United Kingdom, from 1660 to 1969. In 1969, the GPO was abolished and the assets transferred to The Post Office (Royal Mail) — changing it from state-owned company to a statutory corporation. In 1980, the telecommunications and postal activities were split. Following the British Telecommunications Act of 1981, the telecommunications side was converted into a seperate publicly owned corporation under the name British Telecom (BT).

GPO logo obtained via '1000merken.com' website [2]
1934 - 1950
  
GPO logo obtained via '1000merken.com' website [2]
1950 - 1965
  
GPO logo obtained via '1000merken.com' website [2]
1965 - 1969
  

GPO items on this website
GPO interference investigation receiver WT No. 11
GPO Receiver (UK)
GPO
GPO series 300 telephones
GPO series 700 telephones
British WWII scrambler phone (also known as Frequency Changer or Secraphone)
Frequency Changer No. 6AC (1944)
6AC
References
  1. Wikipedia, General Post Office
    Retrieved May 2021.

  2. 1000 Merken.com, Post Office Logo
    Retrieved May 2021.
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