Archive of February 2014 - Antique Grandfather Clocks

Feb 25 2014

NANTWICH AND PROVINCIAL CLOCK MAKING

Nantwich is a small but ancient town in Cheshire, some 21 miles south east of Chester and 15 miles west of  Newcastle-Under Lyme. It is remarkable that at least 100 grandfather clocks and watchmakers worked or traded in the Nantwich area before 1900, given that its total population was only in the region of 2,500 at the […]

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