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Wireless Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 171 pictures in our Wireless collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Portrait of Ethel Le Neve Featured Print

Portrait of Ethel Le Neve

Ethel Le Neve, Dr Crippen's mistress. Dr Crippen, an American citizen, lived at 39 Hilldrop Cresent, Camden, London. He was accused of murdering his wife when she disappeared under suspicious circumstances. Crippen had told friends that his wife, Belle Elmore had died due to illness, but when first questioned by police he told them she had eloped with a lover. The police returned to Hilldrop Cresent to question Crippen a second time only to discover that he and his mistress, Miss Le Neve had disappeared. Detectives searched around the house and uncovered a headless body in the cellar. A warrant was released for Dr Crippen's arrest. The captain of the ship, the 'Montrose', on which Crippen was travelling in disguise, suspected him and his fellow passenger, Le Neve (dressed as a boy). The captain sent a wireless message to Scotland Yard, telling of his suspicions. The ship was greeted by the police and Dr Crippen and Miss Le Neve were arrested. Crippen was tried for murder and sentenced to death, whilst Miss Le Neve was acquitted and moved to America under a different name.

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

John Ambrose Fleming Featured Print

John Ambrose Fleming

JOHN AMBROSE FLEMING English electrical engineer; contributed to development of telephony, electric lighting and wireless telegraphy.

© Mary Evans Picture Library

1849, 1945, Ambrose, Contributed, Development, Electric, Electrical, Engineer, English, Fleming, Historical, History, John, Lighting, Telegraphy, Telephony, Wireless

WW2 weather balloons supplying data to the Allies, 1940 Featured Print

WW2 weather balloons supplying data to the Allies, 1940

WW2 weather balloons supplying data to the Allies: The B.20 radio robot that signals meteorological details to the receivers on the ground. Here, the miniature wireless set in adjusted by hand before a flight, and connected to a thermometer and a barometer. Date: 1940

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

1940s, 2nd, Allies, Balloon, Barometer, Communication, Communications, Data, Forecast, Hand, Ii, Mar16, Meteorological, Miniature, Thermometer, War, Weather, Wireless, World, Ww2, Wwii