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Wireless Beacons

Volume 236: debated on Monday 10 March 1930

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asked the President of the Board of Trade whether there are at present any further wireless beacons in the course of erection; and the total number of them at present in operation around or on the coast of Great Britain?

Taking England, Scotland and Ireland together, wireless beacons are in course of erection at Lundy Island, North Foreland, North Ronaldshay, Butt of Lewis, Mizon Head and Tory Island, and sanction has recently been given to the erection during 1930–1931 of beacons at the Mull of Kintyre and May Island. There are now in operation 10 wireless beacons on shore, and three in light vessels.