Telegraph Apparatus

Telegraph Works, Manufacturer


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Maker and Role
Telegraph Works, Manufacturer
Description
Telegraph apparatus - Wheatstone Bridge type. Apparatus is within a wooden box that hinges at the back, with a key hole and metal hook clasp at the front. Front edge base of box has been painted white. Inside box is two symmetrical black bakelite platforms with eight brass coloured screws. The screws are in two rows of four and are connected by a thin wire. There is a wooden plank dividing the two plaques.
Media/Materials
Organic/Vegetal/Wood
Processed Material/Metal/Copper
Accession No
1982.605
Credit Line
Telegraph Works. Telegraph Apparatus, 1982.605. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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