Archive of May 2016 - Antique Grandfather Clocks

May 04 2016

JAMES CARTER GRANDFATHER CLOCK & WATCHMAKER 1780-1848 CONCLUSION

In 1835, James gave a detailed account of what had become his annualĀ  summer pilgrimage to the Carter country in the Fylde. This was by coach and on foot, though later varied by train journeys, the railway having reached Warrington in this year. He visited Preston, Forton , Garstang, Blackpool, Knott End and Pilling, attending […]

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