Coast

Coast

Holyhead To Liverpool
Season 1  |  Episode 2  |  SBS  |  July 2, 2010
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Over 150 years ago, long before the telephone, or the electric telegraph, a message was reputedly sent a hundred miles from Holyhead to Liverpool in just 27 seconds! Neil Oliver discovers the remarkable story of the 'Optical Telegraph'.

Over 150 years ago, long before the telephone, or the electric telegraph, a message was reputedly sent a hundred miles from Holyhead to Liverpool in just 27 seconds! Neil Oliver discovers the remarkable story of the 'Optical Telegraph'.

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