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The Centenary of the First Radio Transmission Across Water

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Date: 1997

Media: bone china

Size: 72 x 102 x 94 mm

Acquired: 1997; Gift

Accession Number: 1997.88

Rear has printed 'Guliemo Marconi & George Kemp / made the first radio transmission / across water on 13th May 1897. / between Lavernock Point, Vale of / Glamorgan, & Flatholm Island in / the Bristol Channel. / This event was re-enacted on 13th / May 1997 by members of the / Barry Radio Society.'

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