Chapter

Writtle and its Rivals

Asa Briggs

in The History of Broadcasting in the United Kingdom, Volume I

Published in print March 1995 | ISBN: 9780192129260
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780191670008 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192129260.003.0006
Writtle and its Rivals

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Modern History (1700 to 1945)

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

This chapter describes the activities of the Marconi Company's people at the Writtle broadcasting station in England and compares them with their rivals. It discusses the technical difficulties of the staff and the problems of the broadcast programmes. It also mentions the Marconi Company's broadcasting at an experimental station at Marconi House in the Strand, and describes the programme and technical equipment of this station, called 2LO.

Keywords: Marconi Company; broadcasting station; Writtle; broadcast programmes; technical difficulties; Marconi House; 2LO

Chapter.  7287 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945)

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.