Artifact Details

Title

Ferranti Mercury

Catalog Number

102698467

Type

Still Image

Identifying Numbers

Other number #1719 Verso: Pencil
Other number 5a Verso: black ink

Dimensions

overall: 6 3/4 in x 10 in

Description

B&W image.Verso: paper sticker. "Source: D. Edwards 5a. The Ferranti Mercury which was a commercial version of the MEG and was used at the University to provide the computing service from 1958 with the graphics display system also shown." Against a background are the printer and paper tape punch with catch bins, the console and papertape reader. To the left is the display system cabinet.

Category

Photograph

Lot Number

X7413.2015
 

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