15 A 12 Telephones by Not registered

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Picture of 15 A 12 Telephones by artist Not registered from the BBC records and Tapes library
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Picture of 15 A 12 Telephones by artist Not registered from the BBC records and Tapes library

BBC records label code
BBC Sound Effects_old3 label

BBC Sound Effects_old3 label

Release details

Catalogue number15 A 12
Artist(s)Not registered
Cover conditionBBC cover
Record conditionGood
BBC records label code$
Item deleted?Yes
Distributed / printed byBBC
Country of originUK UK flag
Media typePrimary
Media genreSound effects
View all other tracks listed as Sound effects.
Run-off codes / Shop bar codesBBC 12RH 57729
BBC 12 RH 57730
My rating*****
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Number have1
What type of seller was used?Physical shop
Where can I buy this release?You may be able to purchase this release from the following websites (others are available!)

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Front cover
Front cover of 15 A 12
Back cover
Back cover of 15 A 12
Label Label


Below is a list of tracks for this release.
Side & trackTrack and ArtistLength
A1 Ringing; receiver lifted0.36
A2Ringing tone; distant receiver lifted0.34
A3Receiver replaced; dialling tone0.26
A4Engage tone0.22
A5Number unobtainable tone0.14
A6Pressing button A0.02
A7Pressing button B0.12
A83 minute time signal (pips)0.21
B1 Dialling 0; ringing tone; operator answers0.22
B2Dialling 999; 7 figures; 7 figures0.51
B3Receiver lifted; operator answers0.05
B4Operator's announcements0.27
B5Meter; 2d., 4d., 6d., 1/0.44
B6Recalling operator (with and without bell)0.40
Total length of media 5:56.


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Other versions

I have the title track on these releases:
[78]15 A 22Telephones
[78]15 A 22Telephones
[78]3 C 230Ladies hairdressing salon
[cds]BBCCD SFX010Communications
[cds]BBCCD SFX048Crowds
[cds]BBCCD SFX051London
[cds]BBCCD SFX057Urban South America
[albums]CN 4899Magazine units - 671
[singles]EC 45HPost Office telephones / Field telephones
[singles]EC 45HPost Office telephones / Field telephones
[albums]REC 467Sound house - Radiophonic workshop

Further information

Never issued to the public, these records were used by the BBC across the land to add sound effects to their TV and Radio programmes. All ECS records were recorded in stereo.


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