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1927 - landing the cable in Dumpton Gap, England

DUMPTON GAP CABLE LANDING

CD 2055041 E&MP5.003

Cables

Sept. 1927

Picturesque Dumpton Gap, was the location chosen for landing the cable in England.

The rope is pulled in first, preliminary to pulling in the cable.  






Original Caption by Science Service
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