Deuce memory drum

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Date Introduced
1959
Photographer
Richards, Mark
Dimensions
23 x 15 x 10 1/2 in.
Manufacturer
English Electric Company
Copyright Owner
© Mark Richards
Location
UK
Keywords
Electronic; mechanical
Object ID
X65.82p
Memory Type
Magnetic Drum

The Deuce computer was an early vacuum tube machine based on a design by British mathematician and WWII code breaker Alan Turing. This drum memory held 32 kB.