Telegraph: Engine room dial from TIRI II / MV KAPANUI (1909)

France and Morgan
Production date
Circa 1909
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Object detail

The egine room dial of the Bridge Order Telegraph from MV TIRI II / MV KAPANUI, which was used to broadcast Radio Hauraki from 1968 to 1970.
Was on display at Foster's Ship Chandlery.
The vessel was referred to as TIRI II by the radio station crew but it appears the registration was never changed from MV KAPUNI (1909).
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Maker and role
France and Morgan: Manufacturer
Media/Material details
Brass: 0 - Whole
Steel: 0 - Whole
Glass: 0 - Whole
Measurement details
3D objects (HxWxD): H 500 x W 390 x D 175mm: 0 - Whole
Production place and notes
Glasgow, Scotland, Great Britain, Europe
On display?
Not on display


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