Animation of Air-Line carriage


Welcome to the Cash Railway Website

... covering Cash Ball, wire systems and pneumatic tubes that carried cash between sales points and the cash office in shops and department stores from the 1880s to the present day.


Operating the Rapid Wire system  at Dartford Museum


The pneumatic tube system in Jacksons of Reading featured in some scenes of Endeavour (the young Inspector Morse) shown on ITV on 13 April 2014. It had previously featured on the One Show on BBC1, 27 May 2013. It was one of the last working systems to serve customers in a shop in the UK.