The British Railway Clock Specialist
Somerset and Dorset Railway 10-inch oak cased iron dial railway clock with a spun brass bezel supplied by one of the Midland railway clock suppliers circa 1880. The quality early English fusee movement in recently cleaned and overhauled condition has rectangular plates which are held together by turned shaped pillars, all of these features point to a movement made in the period 1870 to 1890. The White enamel painted dial rewritten by the Western region of British Railways in the late 1950’s, displaying bold Roman numerals and the legend BR-W, The with one side door and a bottom door secured with a lock is made from English oak and retains its original LMS brass oval numberplate 10770, this number puts it in a batch of S&DJR clocks from LMS number 15xx to 108xx. A rare timepiece from a famous line.