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Telegraph Line Insulator - Date Unknown Reg. No: ST 044573
- White porcelain telegraph line insulator with double umbrella shape. Said to come from the East-West Transcontinental Telegraph Line in Western Australia.
Includes several fragments from broken inner skirt.
- Insulator made of white porcelain. Cylindrical dome and umbrella-shaped outer skirt. Cylindrical. Includes several fragments from broken inner skirt.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mr Colin Hales, 1997
|Dimensions:||130 mm (Height), 115 mm (Width), 115 mm (Length), 115 mm (Diameter)|
|Tagged with:||insulators, telegraph infrastructure, telegraph stations, telegraphy|
|Themes this item is part of:||Telegraphy Collection, Information & Communication Collection|
|Inscriptions:||Top of dome engraved: