16-07-2018 Telegraph Museum, Taiping / Muzium Telegraf, Taiping

On July 16, 2018, the Sultan of Perak, Nazrin Muizzuddin Shah, officially inaugurated the Telegraph Museum in Taiping (state of Perak), the first museum of its kind in Southeast Asia. Among the interesting objects exhibited in this museum, a 1870s submarine cable which was the first in the world utilising insulation materials from the Gutta…