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Posts from ‘November, 1964’

Aldborough Service Station: East and Donovan Limited

Posting by John Donovan

News article about Aldborough Service Station  and East & Donovan Limited published Thursday 5 November 1964

(East & Donovan – WILLIAM RONALD EAST (Bill East) and his business partner Alfred Ernest Donovan)

Equipment used at Aldborough Service Station

STC UHF Mobile Radios for Vehicle Breakdown and car crash removal.


Claimed in the 1970s to be the worlds smallest Radio-telephone. Imagine from the Pye Museum.


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