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London Chathan & Dover Rly 12 inch mahognay cased fusee Drop dial clock ex Chertsey

12-inch Mahogany cased iron dial clock with drop to the case and a spun brass bezel manufactured for the London Chatham and Dover Railway circa 1870. The quality chain driven English fusee movement of typical London style has rectangular plates which are held together by turned tapered shouldered pillars. A white enamel screen printed and hand painted dial displaying bold Roman numerals and the legend, B.R.(S). John Walker 1, South Molton St London 1189.S.E. A traditional English drop dial clock case manufactured from Mahogany with a one piece turned convex surround affixed to the back box by two battens with four tapered pegs, the back box is of traditional mid to late 19th century design with one side access door and a bottom door secured with a brass turn, the rear of the case has been stamped 1189 SE. The Southern clock records show that this clock was last in use at Chertsey Up Platform.

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