Album documenting the laying of the Cape Town-St. Helena-Ascension-St. Vincent submarine cable

Made:
1899-1900
part of archive:
Albums documenting the laying of numerous submarine cables
maker:
Lucas, Francis Robert

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Volume includes printed contract and programmes re laying, details of officers, crew and cable staff of cable ship Anglia, of loadings of Anglia, of journals of voyages of Anglia and Seine, abstracts of Engineer's log, relevant soundings taken by the John Penderin 1898, photos (61), copy telegrams and correspondence and reports to Shuter. Also printed memorandum re Para-Pernambuco-Rio de Janeiro-Montivideo cable 1899.

Details

Extent:
215
340
45
Identifier:
MS/0462/5
Access:
Open Access
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