Album documenting the laying of the Vancouver-Fanning Island-Fiji sections of the Pacific submarine cable

Made:
1901-1902
part of archive:
Collection of albums documenting the laying of numerous submarine cables
maker:
Lucas, Francis Robert

Volume includes press cuttings, printed programme re laying, details of officers, crew and cable staff of Colonia, of loading of cable ships Colonia and Anglia and journals of the voyages of both, abstracts of Engineer's log, photos (42), copy telegrams, correspondence, report to Shuter.

Lucas was the Engineer to the Telegraph Construction & Maintenance Co.Ltd.; Shuter was managing director.

Details

Extent:
340
215
Identifier:
MS/0461/1