Minister J.J. Walsh, speaking at the opening of the Cork radio studios.
- Title Cork Studio Opens
- 1st Broadcast 26/04/1927
- Clip Duration 00:00:18
- Material Type Audio
- Clip title J.J. Walsh opens Cork Studio
- Extended description
The radio service expanded when a 1kw sister station, 6CK, was opened in Cork under the direction of Seán Neeson. J.J. Walsh, Minister for Posts and Telegraphs opens the station on 26 April 1927.
The radio service expanded in 1927 when a 1kw sister station, 6CK, was opened in Cork under the direction of Seán Neeson. The station was opened on 26 April by J.J. Walsh, Minister for Posts and Telegraphs.
It was first located in the former Women's Gaol in Sunday's Well which now houses "The Radio Museum Experience". 6CK remained on air until 1930.
- Local keywords Seán Neeson, Cork, J.J. Walsh, Broadcast Media, Broadcasting, Radio, Media, 1920s, RTÉ
- Geographical coverage Cork, Ireland
- Topic The Media
- First broadcast channel 2RN
- Production year 1927
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier AA016052
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- Item type part/extract
- Item sound Mono
- Language used English (eng)
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Broadcast - 26/04/1927
Clip Length - 00:00:18