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telegraph office (building)


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telegraph offices (buildings)

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A building devoted to the receipt, processing, transmission, reception, decoding and delivery of telegraphic messages. For telegraph offices incorporated within other buildings such as post offices, railway stations, etc. see telegraph office (room).



 
 



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