Celebrating the inaugural transatlantic telegraph message from Hearts Content, Newfoundland, to Valentia, Ireland in 1866 27488
Celebrating the inaugural transatlantic telegraph message from Hearts Content, Newfoundland, to Valentia, Ireland in 1866
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The first successful transmission from the western terminal of the transatlantic telegraph cable was from Heart's Content to Valentia on 27th July 1866. This event celebrates the connection from Europe to North America, old connecting to new, and the first telegraph message across this new cable. Telecommunications developments since that first event 155 years ago will also be discussed.
Date & time
Tuesday 27 July 2021 2:00pm BST
End date & time
Tuesday 27 July 2021 4:30pm BST
Venue
Webinar Ireland
Address
Central
Dublin, D02 E434
Ireland
Category Online event

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Date & time: 27/07/21 14:00:00 BST