HC Deb 07 December 1928 vol 223 cc1569-70W

asked the President of the Board of Trade the position of the seven wireless beacons that are at present in course of erection, and when it is expected that these beacons will be in operation?


The following statement gives the information desired by the hon. Member:

Position of Beacon and bate when expected to come into operation.

Lundy North, Bristol Channel.—No date can at present be given.

South Bishop, Pembrokeshire.—April, 1929.

Dungeness, Kent.—February, 1929.

Cromer, Norfolk.—January, 1929.

Orfordness, Suffolk.—Middle of March, 1929.

Kinnaird Head, Aberdeenshire.—End of December, 1928.

Sule Skerry, N.W. Scotland.—End of March, 1929.