Artifact Details

Title

Ferranti Atlas I Magnetic Core Memory "The Supervisor"

Catalog Number

XD130.80

Type

Physical object

Date

1962

Manufacturer

Ferranti Ltd.

Place Manufactured

Manchester (?), UK

Identifying Numbers

Model number Atlas I

Dimensions

3/8 x 4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.

Description

Ferrite core memory plane from the Ferranti Atlas - used exclusively by the operaitng system. Cores easily visible.

Category

Memory:

Credit

On loan from Robert Hopgood

Lot Number

XD130.80