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Derbyshire clockmakers before 1850

W. Douglas White

Derbyshire clockmakers before 1850

the Whitehurst family.

by W. Douglas White

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Published by Derbyshire Archaeological Society .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Whitehurst, John.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesDerbyshire miscellany.
    ContributionsDerbyshire Archaeological Society.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19602695M

    The Whitehurst family (Derbyshire clockmakers before ) W Douglas White. D/G/Bp/ Gresley - the family, lands and priory Oswald Hull. D/G/Bp/ A description of the grand inquest at Chesterfield, R H Oakley. D/G/Bp/ Early steam engine in Derbyshire F Nixon (from the Transactions of the. The information about The Clockmaker's Daughter shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks. In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book .

    For a more a complete listing of this maker, please read Clockmakers of Montgomery County , written by Bruce Ross Foreman. Gawen Brown of Boston, Massachusetts. Gawen Brown was born in England in and died in Boston at the age of 82 in Buy Leicestershire Clockmakers: Directory Of Watch And Clock Makers Working In Leicestershire Before 1st by Daniell, John (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 1.

    A vastly more comprehensive book is Watchmakers & Clockmakers of the World, compiled and first published by G. H. Baillie in and at that time containing ab makers. This book, usually called just 'Baillie', was revised to the point where the edition contained ab entries and was reprinted unchanged thereafter. Thomas Blakeway of Broseley (Loomes ) is a further development of the Blakeway family. The census return lists him as aged 65 so the dates given must be his working years and the British Museum records him as both clock and watchmaker with working years as and based in High Street, Broseley.


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What people are saying - Write a review. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. Other editions - View all. Old Scottish Clockmakers from to This book, the result of many years research, is a comprehensive survey of all the known clockmakers and watchmakers who have worked in Derbyshire, from the earliest recorded workers to recent times.

There is background information on clockmaking in the county and the book has numerous illustrations of Derbyshire clocks, watches and barometers. near fine copy in near fine dustwrap. this book discusses the development of the trade, and lists everyone in derbyshire known to be involved in it.

appendices include a list of clockmakers, watchmakers and barometer makers by town, known numbered whitehurst clocks, and a survey of the different styles of round-dial clocks.

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Brought up in Stanton by Dale, Derbyshire, Woodward’s artistic talents were apparently evident at a young age, and according to his father ‘he used to draw before he could speak plain’. Catalogue Old Scottish clockmakers, from to Old Scottish clockmakers, from to Smith, John. Book. English.

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New York: British Book Centre, SMITH (John): Old Scottish Clockmakers from toSmith, John; 97 pages, 1st edition, The first book on Scottish clock makers with lots of biographical information.

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Alphabetical list of Clockmakers W-Z Wakefield Thomas Oldfield Uttoxeter Clock case maker P.N.C. Walters William Saint John St. Ashbourne Watch & clockmaker W.H.D.D. Watts William E Melbourne Market Place DC Webb Frederick Newhall High St. DC Whitehouse Samuel Bird St. Lichfield Watch & clockmaker P.N.C.

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WHITEHURST, JOHN(b. Congleton, Cheshire, England, 10 April ; d. London, England, 18 February )urst was a practical natural philosopher in many fields but was particularly celebrated as a clockmaker.

In pure science he is important chiefly as a geological pioneer who did work in Derbyshire that was published in a well-known book (of which the. Smith (J.): Old Scottish Clockmakers from to O/P. pages, 25 illus., reprint of 2nd edition, A good book and, for many years, the only source for a list of Scottish clockmakers.

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The making of clocks in Scotland was not recognized as a separate craft till about In Aberdeen in there were but three clocks, "the Kirk Knok, Tolbooth Knok, and the College Knok, all out of repair because they are auld and worne and partlie for want of skilful men to attend them.".