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50 years today - The story behind the world's first cashpoint

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I thought this little bit of history was interesting :)

 

 

The world’s first cash machine landed on a north London high street 50 years ago this week, transforming everyday banking for millions of people all over the globe.

 

On June 27 1967 the cash machine, installed outside a Barclays branch in Enfield, north London, was unveiled. Customers who needed to withdraw money no longer had to rely on bank cashiers, who would close the doors at 3.30pm.

 

 

Mr Shepherd-Barron came up with the idea of the “automated teller machine” in 1965 after he arrived at his bank “one minute too late” to withdraw money. (Nicely conforming to the inventor stereotype, the idea came to him while he was taking a bath.)

 

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