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Engine Order Telegraph. Fenya, Ferrol, Spain, circa Mid-20th Century



Engine order telegraph. Fenya, Fabricaciones Eléctricas, Navales y Artilleras, S.A., El Ferrol, Spain. Ca. Mid 20th century. Metal, glass, carved wooden base. Electric control bridge telegraph, of synchronous type, used, thanks to a replica in the engine room, to transmit the required speed commands. It was a very efficient and widely used mechanism while there was no internal communication by voice between different parts of the ship and it was necessary to drive the engines from the same engine room. Although they were often changed as new technical advances emerged, they are currently appreciated for their appearance and history. Measures: 42x42x130 cms. base 55x55 cms. Weight is orientative. International Buyers – Please Note: ?Import duties, taxes and charges are not included in the item price or shipping charges. These charges are the buyer's responsibility. Please check with your country's customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to bidding/buying. These charges are normally collected by the delivering freight (shipping) company or when you pick the item up - do not confuse them for additional shipping charges. The "handling time" may be 5 days or more, depending on the exportation and other requirements Please, note that for those articles that need Export Permits (those older than 100 years), the obtaining of the Permit will be processed without additional expenses, but the period for the obtention of it may vary from 10 to 35 days.


  • Dimensions
    Height: 51.19 in. (130 cm)Width: 21.66 in. (55 cm)Depth: 21.66 in. (55 cm)
  • Style
    Modern (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    20th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. Minor losses. Minor fading.
  • Seller Location
    Madrid, ES
  • Reference Number
    Seller: Z04341stDibs: LU2951310176111

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    Ships From: Madrid, Spain
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