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Telegraph Line Insulator - AGEE CD 490 Type III, 1930-1937 Reg. No: ST 037181
- AGEE CD 490 Type III telegraph line insulator, said to be from the East-West Transcontinental Telegraph Line. Manufactured sometime between 1930 and 1937. Insulator is made from purple glass and is of a double umbrella shape. Made in Sydney by Australian Glass Manufacturers.
- Glass telegraph line insulator of double umbrella shape. Glass is coloured purple.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs J. Baxter, 1986
|Dimensions:||130 mm (Height), 108 mm (Width), 108 mm (Length), 108 mm (Diameter)|
|Tagged with:||electric insulators, telegraphy|
|Themes this item is part of:||Telegraphy Collection, Information & Communication Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Embossed on outside of bell:
Embossed near lower edge of bell:
|Manufacturer:||Australian Glass Manufacturers (AGM), 1930
Embossed '30' on object indicates 1930 as date of manufacture.
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