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#417614 - 1st Jul 2010 3:15pm the co-op grange road
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are there any photos of the brass cash holders that used to wizz up with the money.then come down with the receipt and change.

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#417616 - 1st Jul 2010 3:56pm Re: the co-op grange road [Re: cathcart]
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Not the actual Co-op but this shows the sysytem...

http://www.ids.u-net.com/cash/wire.htm

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#417626 - 1st Jul 2010 4:32pm Re: the co-op grange road [Re: bri445]
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Not the actual Co-op but this shows the sysytem...

http://www.ids.u-net.com/cash/wire.htm
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#417629 - 1st Jul 2010 4:51pm Re: the co-op grange road [Re: diggingdeeper]
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The co-op in Woodchurch Road had this system in when I was a kid. Was fascinated by the little carriers whizzing up and down the wires. All the wires from various counters ended up at the central cash desk at the back of the shop. Came whizzing back again with your change and your divi ticket with your share number. 82755 imprinted on my brain for all time now !


Edited by Pinzgauer (1st Jul 2010 4:52pm)

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#417649 - 1st Jul 2010 6:22pm Re: the co-op grange road [Re: ]
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Didn't they have the system in the Co-op HQ in Catherine Street, where you collected the divi?
Our number was 40352!

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#417652 - 1st Jul 2010 6:55pm Re: the co-op grange road [Re: bri445]
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I think there was the Lamson system in the co-op in Bebington as well.

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#417672 - 1st Jul 2010 8:39pm Re: the co-op grange road [Re: ]
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I don't remember one in the Bromborough Road branch, No.57. It was a bit small for that technology!

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