You can view a variety of multimedia content related to the Manchester
'Baby'. Follow the links below to view each video. All video presentaions
require the latest version of adobes flash plug-in, however if you are unable
to install the plug-in each item in the list is available as static content
or as a transcript. Audio files can be downloaded by right clicking on a
link and selecting "Save As".
- Video: Tom Kilburn Interview
(7 minutes, 31 seconds).
- Video: Chris Burton Interview
(6 minutes, 49 seconds).
- Video: Life in the 1940's (2 minutes,
- Video: Binary notation (37
- Video: Making History (1 Minute,
- Video: BBC News 1948 (50 seconds).
- Video: Ask Tom Kilburn - 20
questions with Tom Kilburn (8 minutes, 20 seconds).
- Video: Tony Wilson Interview
(6 minutes, 32 seconds)
- Interactive: Interactive tour of the original
- Inertactive: Race
The Baby Application
- Audio: Frank Cooper
Interview (mp3, 6.41MB)
- Audio: Manchester Mark 1 playing
the first recorded computer music (mp3, 2.67MB)
- Image: A
large panoramic image of the development version of The Baby (jpg,
- Image: A reduced version of
the panoramic image above (jpg, 0.8MB)
- Presentation: The Baby - An executable
presentation explaining the origins of the baby and the 1998 replica (zip
containing an .exe, 68MB).
and The Baby project team (jpg, 1MB)
Thomas (back) (jpg,1.54MB)
and Williams (right) with Baby (jpg,1.47MB)