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La Moye - Semaphore Station
The semaphore system was a means of visual communication developed by the French in the late 18th century. This station enabled communication with St Helier via a similar facility at Noirmont. It was in use until the coming of the electrical telegraph in the later 19th century.
... The building survives - it is now a dwelling.
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