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Double Plate Sounder 1860's


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In the early days of Morse, all Railway Stations were equipped with the new technology. Hearing the clatter of a Morse receiver, known as a sounder, could be a problem in a noisy environment. A gentleman called Charles Bright invented his 'Brights Bells' in 1855, a crude version of this same equipment

22nd Apr 2009

Design and Technology, History, Mathematics, Science

Key Stages:
Foundation, Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 4+

Telegraphy, 1860's, Morse

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