Gillian Cookson's Telegraphy Bibliography

Reproduced by kind permission of Dr. Cookson, co-author of:

A Victorian Scientist and Engineer:
Fleeming Jenkin and the Birth of Electrical Engineering

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and author of
The Cable: The Wire That Changed The World

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Author Publisher Subject Title Journal Vol Pages Topic Source/notes Date
Adley, Charles C.   tele The electric telegraph: its history, theory and practical applications Mins of Proceedings of Inst Civil Eng XI 299-388     1851-2
Adley, Charles C. Calcutta sub Anglo-Indian Telegraphs           Calc 1854
Allan, T.   polit Reasons for the government annexing an electric telegraph system to the General Post Office The Electrician 1/4 70-1 & others by Allen, The Electrician 1861-3   a 1863
Allen, C.   polit Telegraph Cases decided in the Courts of America, Great Britain and Ireland           a 1873
Anderson, Sir J.   tele Some Observations upon the sources of error in practical telegraphy           a 1878
Anderson, Sir James     Statistics of Telegraphy Journal of the Royal Statistical Society XXXV 272-327     (III) 1872
Anderson, Sir James London, 1868   Existing and projected telegraphic routes to India considered         In Ronalds library, IEE, ref P70/12.  
Andrews, H.H.   co English Electric Co., 1883-1950           nk
Anon F.E.Bording   The Great Northern Telegraph Company: an outline of the company's history, 1869-1969         Cable and Wireless archives. Copenhagen, 1969
Anon     Criticism of H.M.Field's history of the Atlantic cable Southern Review   49-50   Coates and Finn. Sept 96 July 1867
Anon     Postal Telegraphs Edinburgh Review ?269 209-49     July 1870
Anon Eastern Telegraph Co Ltd   International Telegraphs: Statistics: submarine cables of the world, telegraph and cable companies         Cable and Wireless archives. London, 1902
Anon NY   The Atlantic Telegraph: an authentic history of that great work: with biographies, maps, etc         Dedicated to Field. Reference from list in Ronalds library, IEE. nd
Ansted, David Thomas   sub The Bottom of the Atlantic and the first laying of the Electric Telegraph Cable       Geologist Not at IEE a 1860
Appleyard, Rollo   biog net Pioneers of Electrical Communication           a 1930
Appleyard, Rollo IEE   History of the Institution of Electrical Engineers, 1871-1931           London 1939
Arnold, A.J.     Should historians trust late nineteenth-century company financial statements? Business History v 38 40-54     a1995
Atherton, W.A.   elec From Compass to Computer: a history of electrical and electronics engineering           San Francisco 1984
Atlantic Telegraph Co     Chart of soundings and sections         Ronalds Library, IEE. Charts only. a 1858
Atlantic Telegraph Co Jarrold and Sons sub The Atlantic Telegraph: a history of preliminary experimental proceedingsand a descriptive account of the present state and prospects of the undertaking         Ronalds Library, IEE.  (Is this the same as R.J.Mann?) London 1857
Atlantic Telegraph Co.   sub The Atlantic Telegraph: its history from the commencement of the undertaking, in 1854, to the sailing of the Gt Eastern in 1866         At IEE; also BT Archives a 1866
Atlanticus   sub Plans for depositing the Electric Telegraph on the bed of the Atlantic Ocean         Not at IEE a 1858
Baglehole, K.C. the firm co A century of service: a brief history of Cable and Wireless Ltd., 1868-1968     54     a 1969
Bain, A     Mr Joseph Whitworth's special report, presented to the House Feb 6, 1854         Ch.xi, p.28, Electric Tele. (report is headed NY Industrial Exhibition): ref from Ronalds list, IEE as above
Bain, A.   polit Petition against the Electric Telegraph Company Bill           a 1846
Baker, W.J.   co A History of the Marconi Co           a 1970
Banbury, Lawrence G.   co A history of cable-making at Helsby factory       BICC   a 1978
Barty-King, Hugh Heinemann co Girdle Round the Earth: the story of Cable and Wireless           a 1979
Bijker, W.E. & Law, J.   HistTech Shaping Technology/ Building Society: Studies in Sociotechnical Change           Camb., Mass 1992
Bijker, W.E., Hughes,T. & Pitch, T.(eds.)   HistTech The Social Construction of Technological Systems           Camb., Mass 1989
Bijker, Wiebe E.     Of Bicycles, Bakelites and Bulbs: Toward a theory of sociotechnical change           Camb, Mass 1995
Black, Robert M. Science Museum elec Electric Cables in Victorian Times           a 1972
Blondheim, Menachem   tele info News over the Wires: the telegraph and the flow of public information in America, 1844-1897           Camb, Mass 1994
Blundell, J.Wagstaff Rixon and Arnold   The manual of Submarine Telegraph Companies         Ronalds Library, IEE, ref. P70/18. London 1871
Blundell, J.Wagstaff Effingham Wilson   Telegraph Companies Considered as Investments, with remarks on the superior advantages of submarine cables     22   Ronalds library, IEE, ref P70/13. London, 1869
Bond, B.R.     The handbook of the telegraph... [for clerks and candidates for employment in the tele]         Ronalds library, IEE, ref P86/3 a 1864
Bowers, Brian   biog net innov Sir Charles Wheatstone, FRS, 1802-1875           a 1975
Brett, John Watkins     On the submarine telegraph Proceedings of the Royal Institution II 394-403     20 Mar 1857
Brett, John Watkins   sub On the Origin and Progress of the Oceanic Telegraph, with a few brief facts and opinions of the press         In Ronalds library, IEE. a 1858
Briggs, Charles F. & Maverick, Augustus   sub The story of the telegraph and history of the Atlantic Cable           NY, 1858
Bright, Charles   sub The story of the Atlantic Cable           a 1903
Bright, Charles   sub Submarine Telegraphs: their history, construction and working         Also at BT Archives; large book. London 1898
Bright, Edward B. & Charles Constable sub biog net The Life Story of Sir Charles Tilson Bright, Civil Engineer   2 vols 478 Atlantic Telegraph Co At BT Archives nd
Brooks, William Collin privately published co The History of Johnson and Phillips: a romance of seventy five years           London 1950
Byatt, Ian C.R.   ind The British Electrical Industry, 1875-1914: the economic returns to a new technology           Oxford 1979
Cain, R.J.   tele info Telegraph Cables in the British Empire, 1850-1900           Duke 1971
Callender's the firm co The Story of Callender's, 1882-1932       C.Cable & Construction: BICC. Copy at BusHistU   a 1932
Cantor, Geoffrey N.   biog net Michael Faraday: Sandeman and Scientist: a study of science and religion in the nineteenth century           a 1991
Carey, J.W.   HistTech Technology and Ideology: the case of the telegraph Prospects* 1/9 303-25 *the annual (?) of American Cultural Studies Prospectus? a 1984
Carlson, W.Bernard CUP HistTech Innovation as a Social Process: Elihu Thomson and the Rise of General Electric, 1870-1900           a 1991
Carter, Samuel G.P.Putnam's Sons, NY biog net Cyrus Field, man of two worlds           NY 1968
Chapple, J.A.V. and Pollard, Arthur (eds) Manchester Univ Press   The letters of Mrs Gaskell           Man 1966
Clark, Latimer     [series of scientific papers - also tables for inspectors and operators -see photocopied list]         Ref in Ronalds library, IEE.  
Clarke, Arthur C.   tele Voice across the Sea           2nd ed 1974
Clarke, Courtenay W.L.Webb   The Public Telegraph Companies (with chart)         Cable and Wireless archives. London 1869
Coates, Vary T. & Finn, Bernard San Francisco Press Inc sub HistTech A retrospective technology assessment: submarine telegraphy, the transatlantic cable of 1866           SF 1979
Colvin, Sidney & Ewing, J.A. (eds) Longmans, Green and Co   Papers Literary, Scientific, &c by the late Fleeming Jenkin   2 vols       London 1887
Constable, Thomas Edinburgh, 1877   Memoir of Lewis Gordon, FRSE, late Regius Professor of Civil Engineering and Mechanics in the University of Glasgow            
Crawley, Chetwode   tele From telegraphy to television           c.1931
Crompton Parkinson and Co.   co Foundations of the Electrical Industry           c.1929
Culley, R.S.     A Handbook of Practical Telegraphy         Ronalds Library, IEE, ref B III 35,36 1863 to 1871
de Cogan, D.   sub Dr E.O.W.Whitehouse and the 1858 transatlantic cable History of Technology X       a 1985
de Marcoartu, A.   sub Universal Telegraphic Enterprise: Telegraphic Submarine lines between Europe and America and the Atlantic and Pacific     55   Bern Dibner, The Atlantic Cable (1964) p.177. a 1863
Dibner, Bern Norwalk sub The Atlantic Cable           Blaisdell, N.Y. 1964
Dodwell, R.     An illustrated handbook to the Electric Telegraph         Ronalds library, IEE, ref P86/1 c.1861
Dumas, F.   polit Traite de Telegraphie Electrique militaire           a 1869
Dumbell, Stanley     The origin of cotton futures Economic History I 259-67     a 1929
Durham, John F.L. Golden Head Press tele Telegraphs in Victorian London     30 Universal Private Telegraph Co.   Camb 1959
Eastern Associated Telegraph Co. the firm co Fifty Years of 'Via Eastern': Jubilee of the Eastern Associated Telegraph Co. 1922     203     a 1922
Edge, David     The Social Shaping of Technology            
Fahie, J.J.   tele A History of Electric Telegraphy to the year 1837         Copy at BT Archives a 1884
Field, Henry Martyn   biog net Cyrus W.Field           nd
Field, Henry Martyn   sub The History of the Atlantic Telegraph to the return of the expedition of 1865         Important. In Cable and Wireless archive. NY 1866-7
Field, Henry Martyn Gay and Bird sub The Story of the Atlantic Telegraph     415     NY 1893
Finn, Bernard S (ed) Arno Press   Development of submarine cable communications         Cable and Wireless archives.   Reprints sections of some rare works. NY 1980
Finn, Bernard S.   sub Submarine Telegraphy, the grand Victorian technology           a 1973
Finn, Bernard S., Friedel, Robert     elec innov Edison's Electric Light: biography of an invention           a 1986
Fleming, John Ambrose   tele The principles of electric wave telegraphy and telephony           2nd ed 1910
Foreman-Peck, James     Competition, Co-operation and Nationalisation in the nineteenth century telegraph system Business History 3/31 81-102     a 1989
Foreman-Peck, James & Millward, Robert Clarendon ind polit Public and Private Ownership of British Industry, 1820-1900       network industries   Oxford 1994
Furneaux, Rupert Cassell   The First War Correspondent: William Howard Russell of The Times         BIBLIOG G 6.29 RUS London 1944
Garnham, S.A. S.Low, Marston & Co., London 1934   The submarine cable: the story of the sub tele cable from its invention down to modern times...         At Burndy Library  
Garratt, Gerald R.M. Sc. Museum? sub One hundred years of submarine cables           London 1950
Goldsmid, Col.Sir Frederic John     Telegraph and Travel         re. Indian tele. Copy at BT archives. a 1874
Gooday, Graeme   elec Faraday reinvented: moral imagery and institutional icons in Victorian electrical engineering History of Technology XIV       a 1993
Gooding, David & James, Frank A.J.L.(eds   biog net Faraday: Rediscovered: essays on the life and work of Michael Faraday, 1791-1867           a 1985
Gooding, David et al   HistTech The Uses of Experiment           Camb 1989
Goodsall, Walter     Notes on submarine telegraph cable work: grappling         Original at NMM. nd
Gorman, Mel   tele Sir William O'Shaughnessy, Lord Dalhousie and the establishment of the telegraph system in India Technology and Culture 1/12 581-601     a 1971
Haigh, Kenneth R.   sub Cable Ships and submarine cables           a 1968
Harris, Robert Dalton Schoharie, NY c1994   The transcendental cable: an Atlantic telegraph         In Burndy Library  
Headrick, Daniel R. Oxford UP   The Invisible Weapon: telecommunications and international politics, 1851-1945         MOD HIST C-60 HEA. a 1991
Heimann, P.M.   biog net James Clerk Maxwell: his sources and influence            
Hempstead, C.A.   Jenkin An appraisal of Fleeming Jenkin (1833-1885), electrical engineer History of Technology 1/13       a 1991
Hempstead, C.A.   Jenkin The early years of oceanic telegraphy: technology, science and politics IEE Proceedings A 136 297-305     November 1989
Hempstead, C.A.   Jenkin A remarkable man: Henry Charles Fleeming Jenkin IEE Review         May 1992
Hempstead, C.A.   Jenkin Telpherage and problems of innovation IEE Proceedings A140 197-205     May 1993
Hempstead, Colin A.     Representations of transatlantic telegraphy Engineering Science and Educ Journal   S17-25     Dec.1995
Hempstead, Colin A.     The Life and Work of Fleeming Jenkin, 1833-85 ?          
Hempstead, Colin A.     Control Systems and Fleeming Jenkin's 'telpherage' ?          
Hennessy, Roger A.S.   ind The Electric Revolution           a 1972
Herbert, Thomas E.   tele Telegraphy: a detailed exposition of the telegraph system of the British Post Office           2nd ed. 1907
Highton, Edward     Consideration of the probability of the success of the Atlantic Telegraph Cable         Ronalds Library, IEE. a  1857
Highton, Edward   tele The Electric Telegraph: its history and progress         Cable and Wireless archive; also IEE, Ronalds library. a 1852
Hirst, Hugo   co Two autobiographical fragments Business History XXVIII   GEC   a 1986
Hubbard, Geoffrey   biog innov net Cooke and Wheatstone and the invention of the electric telegraph           a 1965
Hubbard, W.Hustace D.Appleton & Co, NY   Cotton and the Cotton Market           a1927
Huebner, S.S.     The functions of produce exchanges Annals AmAcadPolit & Soc Science a38 319-53   Coates and Finn. Sept 96 a1911
Hughes, Thomas P. Johns Hopkins UP HistTech Networks of Power: electrification in Western Society, 1880-1930           Baltimore 1983
Hunt, B.J.   tele The Ohm is where the Art is: British telegraph engineers and the development of electrical standards Osiris 1/9 48-63     a 1994
Hunt, Bruce J.     Scientists, engineers and WIldman Whitehouse: measurement and credibility in early cable telegraphy BJHS 1996 vol 29   155-69      
Hunter, Philip V. & Hazell, James Temple George Newnes elec Development of Power Cables           a 1956
Inkster, I. & Morrell, J. (eds.) Pennsylvania U.P. net innov Metropolis and Province: science in British culture, 1780-1850           a 1983
Israel, Paul Johns Hopkins U.P. innov ind tele From machine shop to industrial laboratory: telegraphy and the changing context of American invention, 1830-1920           Baltimore 1992
Israel, Paul and Nier, Keith     The transfer of telegraph technologies in the 19th c     95-121     Aldershot 1991
James, Frank A.J.L.   net The Correspondence of Michael Faraday, 1811-31 & 1832-40   1 & 2       Stevenage 1991-3
Jaras, Thomas     Promoters and Public Servants: the role of the British Government in the expansion of submarine telegraphy         Coates and Finn. Sept 96 a1975
Jeans, William T.   biog Lives of the Electricians: Professors Tyndall, Wheatstone and Morse.           a 1887
Jenkin, F.     Precis of a lecture on the construction of Telegraphic lines, delivered by FJ 2 Jan 1863, written from lecturer's notes by C.S.Beauchamp...     18   Ronalds library, IEE  
Johnston, Robert W.   polit The Telegraph and its proposed acquisition by the Government           Edinburgh 1867
Judson, Isabella Field   biog net Cyrus W.Field, his life and work         Not at IEE a 1896
Kelly, Francis V.   net The electrical community in early 19th c. England, with special ref to W.Sturgeon       OU BPhil: Prof C.A.Russell/Dr J.M.Moore   In progress
Kieve, Jeffrey L. David and Charles tele Electric Telegraph: a social and economic history       Elec Tele Co   a 1973
Kieve, Jeffrey L.   tele The Telegraph Industry, 1837-90           May 1905
Lardner, Dr     The Electric Telegraph         Copy at BT Archive a 1867
Latour, B. Princeton HistTech Laboratory Life: the social construction of scientific facts           a 1986
Lauridsen, Cartsen R.     How the telegraph broke the Liverpool Cotton Brokers' Association ?Harvard Business Review         1989/1990?
Lawford, G.L. & Nicholson, L.R. (eds)   co The Telcon Story, 1850-1950       Telegraph Construction and Maintenance Co.   a 1950
Lehnert, Josef   tele Introduction to telegraph engineering           c.1967
MacKenzie, D.   HistTech Inventing Accuracy           Camb Mass 1990
Mackenzie, Donald A. & Wajcman, J.   HistTech Social Shaping of Technology       see chs. by Cynthia Cockburn    
Mann, R.J.   sub The Atlantic Telegraph, a history of experimental proceedings         At IEE a 1857
Marland, Edward A.   elec Early Electrical Communication           a 1964
Marriner, Sheila Liverpool Univ Press   Rathbones of Liverpool, 1845-73         Econ G 0.062 MAR. a 1961
Marsh, Arthur     Cotton Exchanges and their economic functions Annals Am.Acad.Polit&Soc Science a38     Coates & Finn. Sept 1996 a 1911
Marvin, Caroline   HistTech When Old Technologies were New: thinking about electric communication in the late nineteenth century           Oxford 1988
McClenachan, C.T. Edmund Jones & Co, NY   Detailed report if the Proceedings held in Commemoration of the Successful Laying of the Atlantic Cable 1858         Coates and Finn. Sept 96. Dibner Inst. a 1863
McLynn, Frank     Robert Louis Stevenson: a biography           London 1993
Mitcham, Carl   HistTech Thinking through technology: the path between engineering and technology           a 1994
Montefiore, Sidney   polit Electric Telegraph Reform: being a plan for a combination of the Telegraph with the Post Office           a 1866
Morgan, Robert M. BICC Plc co Callender's, 1882-1945           Prescot 1982
Morrell, Jack & Thackray A. eds.   net Gentlemen of Science: early years of the British Association for the Advancement of Science            
Morrell, Jack & Thackray, A. eds. Camden 4th series net Gentlemen of Science: early correspondence of the British Association for the Advancement of Science   1/30        
Morris, Susan W.   Jenkin Fleeming Jenkin and The Origin of Species: a reassessment BJHS 1/27 313-43     a 1994
Mullaly, J.   sub Trips to Newfoundland, etc., with an account of the laying of the cable           a 1865
Mullaly, John D.Appleton and Company sub The Laying of the Cable, or the ocean telegraph; being a complete and authentic narrative...         At BT.  Re Gulf of St Lawrence 1855 and 3 Atlantic expeditions. Also at IEE (Ronalds) and Burndy. NY 1858
Nathan, Adele Gutman Random House, NY, 1959   The first transatlantic cable         At Burndy Library  
Newall, R.S. Wm Clowes and Sons   Observations on the present condition of Telegraphs in the Levant...         Ronalds library, IEE, ref. P246/8 London 1860
Newall, R.S. E. & F.N.Spon   Facts and Observations relating to the invention of the submarine cable and to the manufacture and laying of the first cable between Dover and Calais...         Science Museum Library. London 1882
Nye, David E.   HistTech Electrifying America: social meanings of a new technology           Camb Mass 1991
Nye, David E.   biog The Invented Self            
Pacey, Arnold   HistTech Technology in World Civilisation: a thousand year history           a 1990
Parkinson, J.C. Blackwood   The Ocean Telegraph to India: a narrative and a diary         At BT Archives. Ref from Cain thesis Edinburgh 1870
Payne, P.L.     The emergence of the large-scale company in Great Britain, 1870-1914 EcHR XX, 3 519-41     December 1967
Ponsinet, P.   polit La Telegraphie Militaire: son Role pendant le Siege de Paris           a 1872
Post Office Telegraphs   polit Copies of Letters and Minutes showing the steps which have been taken by the Post Office to give effect to the provisions of the Telegraph Act, 1868   3 pts        
Preece, W.H.     Telegraphy: its rise and progress in England         At BT Archives. a 1872
Read, Donald Oxford UP, 1992   The Power of News: the history of Reuters, 1849-1989           a 1992
Rees, Jim Dee-Jay Publications   The Life of Captain Robert Halpin         Cable and Wireless archives. ILL Arklow, Eire 1992
Reid, James D. Derby Bros tele The Telegraph in America: its founders, promoters and noted men         Cable and Wireless archive. NY 1879
Renton, Robert N.   tele Telegraphy           a 1976
Rowett, William   sub The Ocean Telegraph Cable: its construction, regulation and submersion explained         Ronalds library, IEE, ref F IV/36 a 1865
Rowett, William Charles Wilson sub The new submarine telegraph cable: the regulation of its specific gravity [etc]         Ronalds library, IEE, ref E V21/4 London 1858
Russell, W.H. David and Charles sub The Atlantic Telegraph           1972 [1865]
Sabine, Robert     The Electric Telegraph         At BT Archives. Technical. Also at Ronalds library, IEE. a 1867
Sabine, Robert     The History and Progress of the Electric Telegraph         At Ronalds library, IEE a 1869
Sakamoto, T.     Technology and Business in the British Electrical Industry, 1880-1914 Proc Fuji Int Conf on Business History         1974?
Sampson, Anthony   co polit The Sovereign State: the secret history of ITT           a 1973
Sanderson, M. R & KP net The Universities and British Industry, 1850-1970           a 1972
Saward, George   sub Deep-sea Telegraphs: their past history and future progress Mechanics Magazine   46-8     a 1861
Saward, George   sub The Transatlantic Submarine Telegraph: a brief narrative of the principal incidents in the history of the Atlantic Telegraph Company...         BT Archives copy, with notes by Edward Bright re downgrading of Charles Bright's work - in 19th c accounts file. London 1878
Scott, J.D.   co Siemens Brothers, 1858-1958           a 1958
Scott, James Maurice Benn co Extel 100: the centenary history of the Exchange Telegraph Co.     239     London 1972
Scott, John and Griff, Catherine Polity Press   Directors of Industry: the British Corporate Network, 1904-76           London 1984
Scowen, F.   sub Transoceanic submarine telegraphy Trans Newcomen Soc 2/17 1-10     1976-7
Scudamore, Frank Ives   polit Electric Telegraphs: Reports upon the proposal for transferring to the Post Office           a 1868
Shaffner, Taliaferro P.     The Telegraph Manual     pp851   At BT Archives. Also Shaffner's Telegraph Companion, 1854, Amer journal mainly re Morse's telegraph. NY 1859
Slater, Ernest the firm co One Hundred Years, 1837-1937: the history of Henley's       Henley's telegraph works/ GEC   a 1937
Sloan, Norton Q., Jr.     William Thomson's inventions for the submarine telegraph industry: a 19th century technology program           Harvard 1996
Smith, Crosbie W. & Wise, M.Norton CUP biog net Energy and Empire: a biographical study of Lord Kelvin           Camb 1989
Smith, George Barnett Hodder and Stoughton   The Life and Speeches of the Right Honourable John Bright, M.P.           London 1882
Smith, Merritt Roe & Marx, Leo (eds.)   HistTech Does Technology drive History? the dilemma of technological determinism            
Smith, W. Arno Press, NY, 1974 sub The rise and extension of submarine telegraphy         At BT Archives. 1891/1974
Smith, Willoughby     The working of long submarine cables         Paper read before the Society of Tele Engineers. Copy at Cable and Wireless 12 Feb 1879
Squier, George O.     The influence of submarine cables upon military and naval supremacy National Geographic Magazine 12(1) 1-12   Ref from Headrick. January 1901
Standard Telephones and Cables the firm co The Story of STC, 1883-1958           a 1958
Stephen, John   polit The Transference of the Telegraphs to the State           a 1868
Stevenson, Robert Louis   Jenkin Memoir of Fleeming Jenkin   IX 165-303   See also papers, ed. S.Colvin and J.A.Ewing. London 1911
Stevenson, Robert Louis     Talk and Talkers   IX 89-90     London 1911
Stones, Frank     The British Ferrous Wire Industry, 1882-1962     7-8     Sheffield 1977
Stray, J.F. Regency co Inside an International: forty years with Cable and Wireless           a 1982
Submarine Cables the firm co The Story of the Submarine Cable           nd
Tann, Jennifer     Space, Time and Innovation characteristics: the contribution of diffusion process theory to the history of technology History of Technology 1/17 143-63     a 1995
Van Choate, S.F.     Ocean Telegraphing: adaptation of new principles for the successful working of submarine cables etc         Book in Cable and Wireless archives. Camb Mass 1865
Varley, C.F.     The phenomena of the Atlantic and other long cables The Engineer   169-70     22 Feb 1867
Varley, C.F.     [various short works on long cables etc]         Ronalds library, IEE, ref P200/8  
von Siemens, Ernt Werner, 1816-92   innov biog net Inventor and Entrepreneur: recollections of Werner von Siemens           2nd Eng. ed. 1966
Ward, W.H.   sub The Ocean Marine Telegraph, illustrated         Peddies. Not in IEE. a 1862
Wells, David Ames   polit The Relation of the Government to the Telegraph         Peddie.. a 1873
West, Charles     The Story of my Life, by the Submarine Telegraph         At BT Archives a 1859
West, Graham CUP HistTech Innovation and the Rise of the tunnelling industry            
Whitehead, Eric S.   biog net A short account of the life and work of Joseph Fahie           Liverpool 1939
Whitehouse, Edward Orange Wildman   sub The Atlantic Telegraph, the rise, progress and development of its electrical department         Not in IEE cat. a 1858
Wilson, J.F.   ind The Ferrantis and the Growth of the Electrical Industry, 1882-1914            
Wilson, Roger Burdett (ed.) David and Charles   Sir Daniel Gooch: Memoirs and Diary         via British Library. Newton Abbott 1972
Window, F.R.   sub The Atlantic and South Atlantic Telegraphs         Not in IEE a 1859
Young, Peter Allen and Unwin co Power of Speech: a history of Standard Telephones and Cables           a 1983

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