Early Wheatstone ABC telegraph receiver, c 1842.

 
Early Wheatstone ABC telegraph receiver, c 1842.
4 0 c m
 
33cm
actual image size: 25cm x 32cm

Description

Sir Charles Wheatstone (1802-1875) believed a telegraph system should be simple to operate. His ABC receiver was popular with busineses and in government offices in Britain and Europe as it did not require a trained telegraphist to read or send the mesages.

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