Two shore-end cable samples and telegraph recorder tape, 1926

Made:
1926 in Woolwich
maker:
Siemens Brothers and Company Limited

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Shore-end Cable Samples from the laying of the 1926 Pacific Cable, recovered from Suva Point Cable House, Fiji, in
Science Museum Group Collection
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Continuously Loaded Transmission Core from the Suva-Fanning Island section of the Pacific Cable of 1926 (Shore-end),
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Non-loaded earth core from the Suva-Fanning Island section of the Pacific Cable of 1926 ( Shore-end), made by Siemens
Science Museum Group Collection
© The Board of Trustees of the Science Museum

Shore-end Cable Samples and Telegraph Recorder Tape from the laying of the 1926 Pacific Cable, made by Siemens Brothers and Company Limited, probably Woolwich, London, England, 1926. Recovered from Suva Point Cable House, Fiji, in 1956

Details

Category:
Telecommunications
Object Number:
1993-272
Materials:
canvas, copper (alloy), metal (unknown), resin (unidentified)
type:
cable
taxonomy:
credit:
Bird, S.G.
status:
Permanent collection

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