How much did things cost in 1967?
These are some prices of a few items in 1967.
|1967 price||Inflation adjusted|
|Gallon of petrol||6s 5d||£4.30|
|Pint of beer||2s 6d||£1.70|
|Watneys Red Barrel Export can||1s 8d||£1.10|
|20 cigarettes||4s 7d||£3.10|
|Pint of milk||10d||57p|
|Large loaf of bread (wrapped)||1s 2½d||82p|
|19" Bush black & white TV (Currys)||59 guineas||£840|
|The Daily Mirror newspaper||4d||23p|
|Average house price||£3,698||£50,000|
|1lb of Anchor butter (Tesco)||2s 11d||£2|
|Pepsi Cola (Tesco)||9½d||54p|
|Ford Cortina car||£699||£9,500|
|Frigidaire refrigerator (Currys)||59 guineas||£840|
|9lb of washing washed and dried in a Bendix launderette||3s 10d||£2.60|
|Morphy-Richards TOS electric toaster||£6 14s 7d||£91|
|Philips EL3302 cassette tape recorder||£24 3s||£330|
|Thermos 16 fl. oz. flask||8s 7d||£5.80|
|Servis Supertwin Mk3 - twin-tub washing machine||£84 5s 11d||£1,100|
|Hoover Keymatic de luxe 3203 - automatic washing machine||£120 15s||£1,600|
|Family pack of Golden Wonder crisps (Tesco)||1s 9d||£1.20|
|1lb Stork margarine (Fine Fare)||1s 6d||£1|
|Antler Airway suitcase 26"x19"x7"||£10 19s 6d||£150|
|Chad Valley washable teddy bear||£2 8s 11d||£33|
Prices are in pounds, shillings and pence.
Some shops priced more expensive items in guineas. A guinea is one pound and one shilling or £1.05.
The inflation adjusted prices are based on the Consumer Price Index (CPI).
By Steven Braggs, November 2021