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Telegraph Line Insulators - Date Unknown Object Reg. No: ST 030116

Summary:
Two white porcelain telegraph line insulators, said to be from the East-West Transcontinental Telegraph Line in Western Australia. Both broken.

Collected by donor from the site of the old telegraph station at Eucla, Western Australia.
Description:
Two white porcelain line insulators, both with cylindrical flat-topped domes. Inner and outer skirts broken in both objects.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr H. Kirkland, 1978
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 110 mm (Height), 85 mm (Width), 110 mm (Length)

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Tagged with: electric insulators, telegraph infrastructure, telegraph stations, telegraphy
Themes this item is part of: Telegraphy Collection, Information & Communication Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Telegraphy
Tertiary Classification: connectors

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