This stone marks the site of the Needles Wireless Telegraph Station where Guglielmo Marconi and his British collaborators carried out from 6th December 1897 to 26th May 1900 a series of experiments which constituted some of the more important phases of their earlier pioneer work in the development of wireless communication of all kinds.

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Colour: gold



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Spudgun67 on Wikimedia Commons
Peter Reed on Flickr
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