Album documenting the laying of the final stage of the Mauritius-Rodriguez-Cocos-Fremantle-Glenelg submarine cable

Made:
1901-1902
part of archive:
Albums documenting the laying of submarine cables (Sierra Leone-Ascension, Durban-Mauritius)
maker:
Lucas, Francis Robert

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Volume includes press cuttings, printed contract (of 1900) for whole route and programme re laying final stage, details of officers, crew and cable staff of cable ship Scotia, loading of Scotia, journal of its voyage, abstracts of Engineer's log, copy telegrams, correspondence and reports to Shuter.

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Extent:
24
340
215
Identifier:
MS/0464/2
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