Communicating by Wire

The telegraph was the internet of its day. Fast communications helped keep empires together.

By the turn of the century, you could visit a telegraph office and send a message to anyone in most of Europe or North America.


A thoroughly Victorian mystery - foil the evil Dr Mycroft's plans as you travel round the countryside by railway.

To learn Morse Code, take a look at the Morse encoder and decoder in the code gallery.


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