Gyro compass switchboard type A no.261

Made:
1940-1948 in London
maker:
S G Brown Limited

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Gyro compass switchboard type A no.261, with controller no.731, by S G Brown Limited, London, England, 1940-1948. Used with gyro compass course recorder, type B (1948-358).

Details

Category:
Navigation
Object Number:
1948-365
Materials:
acrylic (perspex), aluminium (metal), electrical components, glass, metal (unknown), plastic and steel (metal)
type:
gyrocompass
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • vehicle - transportation
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • navigational instrument
credit:
Sydney George Brown

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