Non-loaded earth core Pacific cable, 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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Non-loaded earth core from the Suva-Fanning Island section of the Pacific Cable of 1926 ( Shore-end), made by Siemens Brothers and Company Limited, probably Woolwich, London, England, 1926

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Science Museum: Information Age Gallery: Cable

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Details

Category:
Telecommunications
Object Number:
1993-272 Pt2
Materials:
canvas, copper (alloy), resin (unidentified)
type:
cable
taxonomy:
credit:
Donated by S. G. Bird
status:
Permanent collection

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