cable sample, mounted and telescoped, 1889-1892

Made:
1889-1892 in London

Cable sample, mounted and telescoped, made by W T Henley's Telegraph Works Company Limited, London, 1889-1892. The laying of the cable was completed on 4 February 1892. Marked "W T Henley's Telegraph Works Company Ld London"

Details

Category:
Telecommunications
Object Number:
1986-738/1
Materials:
brass (copper, zinc alloy), copper (metal), gutta-percha, paint, pine (wood) and steel (metal)
type:
cable
taxonomy:
credit:
Donated by W.T. Henley's Telegraph Works Company Limited