The British Railway Clock Specialist
14 inch Mahogany cased iron dial fusee railway clock with a spun brass bezel. The quality English fusee movement in fully overhauled condition has rectangular plates with shaped shoulders and turned pillars. A Mahogany case with a turned surround held onto the back box by four tapered pegs, the back box is of typical late 19th century design with one side door and a bottom door secured by a brass lock. An enamel painted iron dial with Roman numerals and bearing the legend, LNER 5285 and also visible in ghosted writing N.E.R. 692. The LNER lock records show that the clock was in use at Newcastle District Superintendent Office Staff Section and was North Eastern Railway clock number 692, Circa 1870.