How much did things cost in 1980?

These are the prices of some items from 1980:

1980
price
Inflation
adjusted
Gallon of petrol£1.28£4.23
Bottle of whisky (Teacher's) (Presto)£5.29£17.50
Bottle of sherry (Harvey's Bristol Cream) (Presto)£2.59£8.50
Watneys Party 7 (International)£2.35£7.80
Tuborg Pilsner Lager 4 cans (International)99p£3.30
Large loaf of bread36½p£1.20
Large loaf of bread (supermarket discount price)26p90p
20" Bush colour TV (Co-op)£259.95£860
12" Bush portable black & white TV (Co-op)£66.95£230
Casio FX81 pocket scientific calculator (Boots) £12.95£43
Casio 83QS41B digital watch with alarm and stopwatch (W H Smith)£19.95£66
Action Man Soldier toy (Debenhams)£4.99£17
Sindy doll (Debenhams)£5.50£18
Hitachi stereo cassette tape recorder (Debenhams)£75.95£250
Daily Mirror newspaper9-12p30-40p
Average house price£23,500£80,000
250g Danelea butter39p£1.30
200g Nescafé coffee (Presto)£1.69£5.60
Can of coke (Tesco)16p 50p
Ford Cortina 1300L car£4,350£14,000
Zoppas fridge-freezer (Currys)£219.95£730
Hotpoint twin tub washing machine (Currys)£159.95£530
Hotpoint automatic washing machine (Currys)£199.95£660
Smiths crisps family pack (Tesco)17½p60p
Golden Wonder Pot Noodle (Fine Fare)32½p£1
Half dozen size 4 brown eggs (International)25p80p
Australian Cheddar cheese (1lb) (Tesco)92p£3
Flora soft margarine (Asda) 27½p90p

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