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Westmorland clocks and clockmakers

Brian Loomes

Westmorland clocks and clockmakers

by Brian Loomes

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Published by David and Charles in Newton Abbot, North Pomfret, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Westmorland (England),
  • England,
  • Westmorland.
    • Subjects:
    • Clock and watch making -- England -- Westmorland.,
    • Clock and watch makers -- England -- Westmorland.,
    • Westmorland (England) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementBrian Loomes.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTS543.G7 L64
      The Physical Object
      Pagination120 p. :
      Number of Pages120
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5242392M
      ISBN 100715365452
      LC Control Number75313913
      OCLC/WorldCa1503524

      Collecting Antique Clocks James Hendrie of Wigton, clockmaker. Published in full in Clocks Magazine. James Hendrie was a prolific clockmaker who worked at Wigton in Cumberland from at least till he died there in His origins are unknown, though the name is a Scottish one. It could have been made by John or the son. This clock is now in Abbot’s Hall museum, Kendal. It has a mahogany case, plays eight tunes and is described by Brian Loomes as the finest clock movement ever made in Westmorland. John’s wife, Jane, lived until , when she died at .

      - Buy Biographical List of Clockmakers: North Lancashire and South Westmorland book online at best prices in India on Read Biographical List of Clockmakers: North Lancashire and South Westmorland book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified : Susan E. Stuart. Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. First Edition. New copy with dust jacket. pages, illus., 5 maps. Includes the work of over makers. A useful book for North Country clock owners and enthusiasts. This book contains all Loomes' recent research and has additional information about clockmakers, which is not in his earlier books.

      This database of 10, clockmakers has been compiled from a number of sources. Used primarily were the lists from The Old Clock Book ( edition) by N. Hudson Moore, and Old Clocks and Watches and Their Makers (Fifth Edition, ) by F. J. Britten. Those works, in . century J.C. Dickinson and an 18th century clockmaker named John Dickinson. There may be no connection to find but I did discover that John Dickinson, Clockmaker of Cartmel note 1, did exist and that there are at least 2 long case clocks still ticking away after years. This picture is of a John Dickinson clock sold recently at.


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Catalog Print List (0) Westmorland clocks and clockmakers. Statement of Responsibility: Brian Loomes Authors: Loomes, Brian (Main Author) Format: Books/Monographs Clockmakers listed by surname and by town to supplement the clockmaking highlights of the county.

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THE FOLLOWING BOOKS BY BRIAN LOOMES ARE OUT OF PRINT but most may be found through second-hand booksellers: 'Yorkshire Clockmakers' published by Dalesman Publishing Co., Settle, 'The White Dial Clock' published by David & Charles, 'Westmoreland Clocks & Clockmakers' published by David & Charles, Haggar (A.L.) & Miller (L.F.): Suffolk Clocks and Clockmakers O/P.

Complete with the Supplement. In total: pages, 93 figs.,Supplement This is a very useful reference book and is the only book about this county. A very good copy. Main work hardback without dust jacket, the Supplement with card covers.

This book is now very hard. Some good black and white illustrations and detailed lists of clockmakers of the area. Westmorland: Westmoreland Clocks and Clockmakers.

Loomes, North Pomfret, VT: David and Charles, Wigan: The Clockmakers & Watchmakers of Wigan - ; Hawkes, Arthur John Wigan: Arthur J.

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and by far the most prolific. The clockmakers of that town have been studied in great detail by the late Barnard Mason, whose book 'Colchester Clockmakers' I have owned and treasured since the day it was published in by Country Life at the then outrageous price, which I initially balked at, of four.

This article is based on a lecture given at the Conference of the Antiquarian Horological Society at Liverpool University in It discusses and illustrates a wide rane of clocks from the region which are often more varied and interesting, both.

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William Webster was apprenticed to the greatest of all English clockmakers Thomas Tompion - as you would expect his work was of the highest quality and this example does not disappoint Westmorland.