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1848 CENTRAL ELECTRIC TELEGRAPH - LOTHBURY LONDON
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This is from an original but used Paper / Magazine not a scan and not a later re-print
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A pair of pages of the Illustrated London News from 1848 , ENTITLED or ‘On the subject of ‘ :-
’ Central Electric Telegraph Station, Lothbury’
Included are :-:-
a view of the interior of the Central Electric telegraph station at Lothbury in LONDON
2 Further figures showing the arrangement of the Galvanic Batteries
There is a second page included which contains a further small print of the exterior of the station and the beginning of the article.
The article is long, complete, and extremely interesting.
Also shown, is a slightly less than half page engraving showing The New Royal Marine Barracks at Woolwich
Also a small engraving showing Lord Bacon’s Spoon and Fork
Each measures overall 360 x 260 mm (14 x 10.25 " ) approximately.
There is a little age yellowing with some spotting, Light handling marks and creases - please see scans
This item will be packaged in a tube unless otherwise requested.
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