How much did things cost in 1976?

These are the prices of some items from 1976:

1976 priceInflation adjusted
Gallon of petrol77p£4.00
Bottle of whisky (Haig) (Peter Dominic)£3.75£20.00
Bottle of sherry (Harvey's Bristol Cream) (Sainsbury's)£1.78£9.30
Pint of beer33p£1.70
20 cigarettes45p£2.30
Pint of milk9p47p
20" GEC colour TV (Currys)£209.95£1100.00
12" Hitachi P20 portable black & white TV (Currys)£69.95£370
Sinclair Cambridge pocket calculator (Currys)£8.95£34.00
Daily Mirror newspaper5p to 6p26p-32p
Average house price£12,000.00£63,000.00
½lb Delecando butter (Tesco)16p84p
Nescafé 4oz coffee (Tesco)46p£2.40
Can of coke (Key Markets)9½p 50p
Ford Cortina car£2026.00£10600.00
Zoppas fridge-freezer (Currys)£145.95£770.00
Hotpoint twin tub washing machine (Currys)£112.95£590.00
Hoover automatic washing machine (Currys)£144.95£760.00
Golden Wonder crisps (family pack) (Tesco)19½p£1.02
One dozen large white eggs43p£2.25
½lb Stork soft margarine (Tesco) 10½p55p

Average weekly wages

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