Photo: Insulated cable

Scanned image showing a male worker feeding coiling a cable onto a large drum.
Scanned image showing a male worker feeding coiling a cable onto a large drum.

Description

Cable core insulated wtih Bakelite polyethylene. Photo caption: Cable core insulated with Bakelite polyethylene being examined by hand. (Photograph by courtesy of Submarine Cables Ltd, and Forge Craft Ltd). This item is part of the MoDiP BXL collection.
Designers & Manufacturers
Manufacturer
Manufactured for
BXL

Inscriptions

stamped: "The property of BAKELITE LIMITED, 12-18 Grosvenor Gardens, S.W.1 Please acknowledge." (rear)

Object number

BXL : 0419

Date

1940 - 1949 (circa)

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Method

Material

Dimensions
Width
203mm
Height
160mm