The British Railway Clock Specialist
10 inch mahogany cased iron dial fusee railway clock with a spun brass bezel supplied to the LYR in the mid 19th century by John Agar of Bury. The quality English fusee movement in fully overhauled condition has rectangular plates with shaped shoulders which are held together by turned pillars. A Mahogany drop dial case with a one piece turned surround held onto the back box by four tapered pegs, the back box is of typical mid to late 19th century design with one side door and a bottom door secured by a brass turn, the top of the back box retains the original LYR steel number plate 638 and location plate Padiham, the flame mahogany veneered drop also retains its original ears (seldom do ) The original enamel painted iron dial has been lightly restored and bears the legend, L.Y.R. 638 Agar & Sons Bury. This clock was located at Padiham station. A very rare and early LYR clock in excellent condition.