Archive of antique Archives - Antique Grandfather Clocks

Feb 02 2016

JAMES CARTER GRANDFATHER CLOCK AND WATCHMAKER 1780-1848 CONTD.

James continued to work for Uncle George and started his visits to ( my relations in the Fylde). In 1802 his mother died ” Bot a grave on the North side of the Old Church and put a headstone- Aged  57 years, A Good Mother “. In 1805 another Watch and Grandfather Clock maker uncle, William […]

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Jul 12 2012

Marquetry And Lacquered Grandfather Clock Cases

Marquetry and lacquered grandfather clock cases Both used to house top quality works. Made from the mid to late seventeeth century to the early to mid eighteenth century. I do not think that many, if any, Cheshire clockmakers would have housed their works in such cases. A marquetry case, housing a works by Thomas Talbot […]

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