John Logie Baird lived here


John Logie Baird lived here

Logie Baird developed the world's 1st colour television here

Location: 3 Crescent Wood Road, Sydenham, SE16

Description: After inventing television in 1926 John Logie Baird also patented a system which later became known as Radar, and helped the BBC begin the first public television service in 1932.

In 1933 he set up his company at the Crystal Palace nearby. Baird moved to this house where he could work on new projects including large-screens for cinemas, colour and stereoscopic TV.

Here in his laboratory he had set up he developed of the worlds first colour television system in December 1940.

Themes: TVTV Theme  ScienceScience Theme  HistoricalHistorical Theme
John Logie Baird lived here

Logie Baird developed the world's 1st colour television here

Ranking This Month: 878/2920

Pages Hit This Month: 43


Other places nearby:


The X Factor House», 10.km

The Big Brother House», 21.km

A Good Life in Middlesex», 20.km

The BBC...visually gorgeous», 6.7km

Ministry of Silly Walks», 8.8km

George Cole lived here», 4.3km

Wilfrid Brambell lived here», 4.8km

Persuader Brett Sinclair's House», 5.3km

BBC 'The Apprentice' House», 6.4km

Barbara Windsors Childhood Home», 9.1km

Location Pinpointed: