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The south eastern Oxfordshire village of Wheatley is about 6 miles from Oxford City and some 50 miles from Central London but because the village is about 60 miles from the... More..

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Photo © Ron Brind (20th August 2013)
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"3/6 and that's an Order!"

Doesn't seem that long ago to me that these 'Postal Orders' were available at the Post Office. In fact they may still be available in decimal currency, but these are for 3/6d each. Are you old enough to remember them?

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Photographer: © Ron Brind (Gallery)(20th August 2013)
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3/6 and that's an Order!

Doesn't seem that long ago to me that these 'Postal Orders' were available at the Post Office. In fact they may still be available in decimal currency, but these are for 3/6d each. Are you old enough to remember them?
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Camera Make: Konica Minolta Photo Imaging, Inc. Model: DiMAGE G600
Focal length: 8 mm, ISO: 100, Exposure time: 1/60 sec, Metering Mode: Center Weighted Average, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: August 20, 2013, 3:02 pm
ImageID:1179160, Image size: 2816 x 2112 pixels

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Comment by rustyruth(20th August 2013)

Just about old enough Ron, I remember getting Postal Orders for Christmas when I was young.

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Comment by MikeT(20th August 2013)

I remember them well, like Ruth said, always got them for Christmas or Birthdays, but only small amounts of money

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Comment by James Prescott(20th August 2013)

A blast from the past.

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Comment by Dave John(20th August 2013)

Yep, remember them very well. Used loads of them in my time.

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Comment by Vince Hawthorn(20th August 2013)

Yes, only I would not have remembered those ones.

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