Courtesy of the Science Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA
Courtesy of the Science Museum | Licence: CC BY-NC-SA

Chairing Canning at Heart's Content

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Description

Watercolour drawing, 'Chairing Canning at Heart's Content' / Robert Dudley, painted on the 1866 Atlantic Telegraph Cable-laying expedition

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Location

Heart's Content, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

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Tww Comment

Samuel Canning, chief engineer at the Telegraph Construction and Maintenance Company, was responsible for making and laying the transatlantic telegraph cables of 1865 and 1866.