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Old Outlet Pulled Away From Box

A very old style electrical receptacle outlet that could accommodate two types of plugs

I found a few of these outlet types in a very old house. Fortunately the existing wiring was in usable condition. The armor on the BX cable provided the ground.

Very old metal electrical receptacle outlet box in the wall with an old BX cable inside