Court Royal formerly "Madeira Hotel". Notable guest Guglielmo Marconi built 100 foot experimental aerial mast here and received the world's first paid radio message from Lord Kelvin on the Isle of Wight on the 3rd June 1898. Since 1947, Court Royal, has been a convalescent home for South Wales miners.

Photo of Madeira Hotel, Court Royal, and Guglielmo Marconi blue plaque
Elliott Brown on Flickr
Photo of Madeira Hotel, Court Royal, and Guglielmo Marconi blue plaque
Alwyn Ladell on Flickr
Photo of Madeira Hotel, Court Royal, and Guglielmo Marconi blue plaque
Chris Downer on Geograph
Photo of Madeira Hotel, Court Royal, and Guglielmo Marconi blue plaque
Alwyn Ladell on Flickr
Photo of Madeira Hotel, Court Royal, and Guglielmo Marconi blue plaque
Alwyn Ladell on Flickr
Photo of Madeira Hotel, Court Royal, and Guglielmo Marconi blue plaque
Alwyn Ladell on Flickr
Photo of Madeira Hotel, Court Royal, and Guglielmo Marconi blue plaque
Elliott Brown on Flickr

Court Royal, South Cliff Road, Bournemouth
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by Borough of Bournemouth on 18 September 1992

Colour: blue

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See also...
Photo of Guglielmo Marconi blue plaque
Spudgun67 on Flickr
Photo of Guglielmo Marconi blue plaque
Peter Reed on Flickr
Photo of Guglielmo Marconi blue plaque
rw_norris2000 on Flickr
Photo of Guglielmo Marconi and Nellie Melba blue plaque
cazphoto.co.uk on Flickr
Photo of Guglielmo Marconi brass plaque
Paul Mison on Flickr
Photo of Guglielmo Marconi grey plaque
kokeshi on Flickr
Photo of Guglielmo Marconi and Wireless Telegraph Company Limited blue plaque
Stuart Axe on Flickr
Photo of Guglielmo Marconi and George Kemp blue plaque
Kay Atherton on Geograph
Photo of Wireless Telegraph Company Limited, Nellie Melba, and Guglielmo Marconi bronze plaque
Nick Harrison on Flickr
Photo of Guglielmo Marconi gold plaque
Simply Jan on Flickr
Photo of Guglielmo Marconi gold plaque
Simply Jan on Flickr
Photo of Guglielmo Marconi marble plaque
Eugene O'Loughlin on Flickr PD 1.0