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

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.
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)

More information

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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