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Mobile Telephone Exchange

From the Collection of Telstra Museum, Melbourne 375 Burwood Road Hawthorn 3122 VIC

Two wheel caravan
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Historical information
Manufactured in the 1960s, this mobile emergency telephone exchange was fitted into a caravan. Part of the Shepparton Division State Disaster Plan, the caravan could be towed to areas affected by disasters to enable communications to recommence. The caravan remained in service till around 1974.
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30 Apr 2018 at 8:17AM