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Great Western Railway 12 inch dial Mahogany cased fusee drop dial clock.

12 inch Mahogany cased drop dial fusee railway clock with a spun brass bezel supplied to the Great Western Railway in 1924 by H Williamson Ltd of London. The quality English chain driven fusee movement with Harrison’s maintaining power is in fully overhauled condition and has rectangular plates which are held together by turned pillars. A Light Mahogany chisel bottom case held onto the back box by four tapered pegs. The back box is of typical late 19th early 20th century design with two side door’s and a bottom door secured by a brass ball catch, this is a typical GWR Reading clock works modification the GWR ivorine numberplate 1729 is screwed onto the front of the drop. An enamel painted iron dial with Roman numerals and bearing the legend GWR. A nice original example of these rare GWR drop dial clocks.

 

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