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BRASS BASE SINGLE CORE CABLE, 1900's

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BRASS BASE SINGLE CORE CABLE, 1900's

Single core Telegraphy cable with steel armour for under ground use.
Insulation may be Gutta Percha.

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  • This is 1857/58 Atlantic cable - the only one made with the multi-strand armouring wire.
    .......... Bill Burns, http://atlantic-cable.com, 29th of October 2010

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