Alan Archibald Campbell-Swinton

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Alan Archibald Campbell-Swinton

Birthplace: Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Death: Died
Cause of death: Un-married
Immediate Family:

Son of Archibald Campbell-Swinton, 3rd of Kimmerghame and Georgina Caroline Swinton
Brother of John Liulf Campbell-Swinton 4th of Kimmerghame; George Sitwell Campbell-Swinton and Alice Susan Lucy Campbell-Swinton
Half brother of Catherine Margaret Campbell-Swinton

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About Alan Archibald Campbell-Swinton

Alan Archibald Campbell-Swinton, FRS (1863, Kimmerghame House, Berwickshire – 1930, London) was a Scottish consulting electrical engineer. He began experimenting around 1903 with the use of cathode ray tubes for the electronic transmission and reception of images. He described an electronic method of producing television in a 1908 letter to Nature.

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Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
February 19, 1930
Age 67