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Midland Railway 12 inch dial Mahogany cased Drop Dial fusee clock Ex Sheffield Healey.

12 inch mahogany cased iron dial fusee railway clock with a spun brass bezel supplied to the Midland Railway circa 1860 by Rock of Derby. The quality English fusee movement in fully overhauled condition has early A frame plates, which are held together by turned cylindrical, ringed pillars. A Mahogany case with a eight 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 two side doors and a bottom door secured by a brass lock. An enamel painted iron dial with Roman numerals and bearing the legend, B.R.(E) 15469, and also visible in Ghosted writing is ROCK DERBY. The London & North Eastern Railway clock records show that this clock was located at,¬†Sheffield Heeley¬†Station Master, Inspector’s office and also show that this was LMS clock number 12954, however the clock is of Midland Railway origin.

 

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