Bedworth Titanic Exhibition

Our Station

Martin and Keiran manning the stationIn conjuction with The Coventry Titanic Trust & The Old Meeting House Bedworth, The society was able to display information about the Marconi System as on the Titanic & demonstrate Morse code. It came as a surpise to many of the public visiting, that a 'radio ham' in Wales had heard the CQD distess signal from MGY (The Titanic) reported it to the local police and was not believed until the newspaper reports 2 days later.

Working 2m

We were able to speak with many other stations at locations with Titanic connections. The second Saturday of the exhibition was International Marconi Day 2012 which raised the number of contacts made.