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Early Lancashire horological tools and their makers

Theodore R. Crom

Early Lancashire horological tools and their makers

by Theodore R. Crom

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Published by T.R. Crom in Hawthorne, Fla .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Lancashire,
  • Lancashire.
    • Subjects:
    • Clock and watch making -- England -- Lancashire -- Machinery,
    • Clock and watch making -- England -- Lancashire -- Equipment and supplies,
    • Manufacturing industries -- England -- Lancashire

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-252) and index.

      StatementTheodore R. Crom.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS546 .C74 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 275 p. :
      Number of Pages275
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1754615M
      ISBN 100960488847
      LC Control Number92090216
      OCLC/WorldCa30896620

        Among the most essential tools of any serious student of horological history are the published directories of watch and clock makers of yesteryear. F.J. Britten’s ‘Former Watch and Clock Makers and their Work’, (later called ‘Old Clocks and Watches and their Makers’} first published in launched a category that today holds scores. Horology ("the study of time", related to Latin horologium from Greek ὡρολόγιον, "instrument for telling the hour", from ὥρα hṓra "hour; time" and -o- interfix and suffix -logy) is the study of the measurement of time. Clocks, watches, clockwork, sundials, hourglasses, clepsydras, timers, time recorders, marine chronometers, and atomic clocks are all examples of instruments.

      Lancashire hotpot with crusty bread and pickled red cabbage or mushroom and stilton pasta (v) Chocolate fudge cake or fresh fruit salad N.B. the Lit & Phil office have to inform venues of catering numbers approximately 7 days before an event so please make sure you book as early as possible to avoid disappointment. Horological Book publishers: Meadows & Passmore Ltd website [email protected] Clock materials, glass domes, tower clocks, weathervanes, etc. Bergeon products & Draper tools. Menim Restorations Trinity Barn, Aller, Langport TA10 0QW, United Kingdom. tel: website [email protected] Clock Cases.

      Lancashire's importance in horological history as the centre for the manufacture of clockmakers' parts and tools is well known; but the country also had excellent clockmakers. Size: Octavo. Book. Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller.   Britten’s book is the only place to get invaluable information on watch- and clock-making techniques and technology of the early-twentieth century and be-fore. The Watch and Clock Makers’ Handbook, Dictionary, and Guide is an important resource for hobbyists, artists, antique dealers, history buffs, students, and horologists—amateur and Reviews:


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