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Title
Siphon recorder, 1870
Siphon recorder
Work Type
Telecommunications
Date
1870
Location
Glasgow
Material
brass (copper, zinc alloy); glass; metal (unknown); wood (unidentified)
Description
Siphon recorder, designed by William Thomson (Baron Kelvin) made by James White & Company, Glasgow, 1870. Used by the Eastern Telegraph Co in Egypt, and later in India
Repository
Donated by the Institutions of Electrical Engineers
Subject
telegraph
ID Number
co33096
Source
Image and original data from Science Museum Group - https://collection.sciencemuseum.org.uk
Rights
The source metadata displayed in the Description field is released under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 license - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/. All other source metadata is released under Creative Commons Zero - https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/. The image is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 License - https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/4.0/.
File Properties
File Name
large_1923_0233__0009_.jpg
SSID
26234776

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