The British Railway Clock Specialist
10 inch mahogany cased iron dial fusee railway clock with a cast brass bezel supplied to the LB&SCR in 1896 by Grimshaw Baxter & Elliott Ltd of London at a cost of £2-0-0d. The quality English fusee movement in fully overhauled condition has rectangular plates, which are held together by cylindrical pillars. A Mahogany case with a one piece turned surround held onto the back box by four tapered pegs, the back box is of typical 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, B.R.(S) John Walker 1 South Molton ST London 873 B. The Southern Railway clock records show that this clock was located at, Streatham Common booking office. Streatham Common was a former London Brighton and South Coast Railway Station in Surrey on the line between Balham and Croydon.