Photo: Telephone cable on drums

Scanned image showing reels of cable.
Scanned image showing reels of cable.

Description

Coils and drums of telephone cables. Photo caption: Coils and drums of telephone cable insulated with Bakelite Polyethylene. The Operator is stripping insulation from the cores and fanning them out preparatory to connecting test equipment to ensure the cable has the correct electrical characteristics before it leaves the factory. This item is part of the MoDiP BXL collection.
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BXL

Inscriptions

stamped: "Photograph by HYLTON WARNER, AIBD CASTLE COURT, WESTGATE STREET, CARDIFF Photography for Industry and Advertising Tel: CARDIFF 2386" (rear)

Object number

BXL : 0399

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Dimensions
Width
196mm
Height
253mm