The British Railway Clock Specialist
12 inch mahogany cased iron dial fusee railway clock with a cast brass bezel supplied to the LSWR circa 1870 by John Walker of London. The quality English chain driven fusee movement in fully overhauled condition has large rectangular plates, which are held together by cylindrical pillars. A mahogany case with a four piece 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 and has the usual Walker cock beading to the bottom door, the back of the case is also stamped 4268 SW. An enamel painted iron dial with Roman numerals and bearing the legend, S.R. John Walker 1 South Molton ST London 4268 SW. The Southern Railway clock records show that this clock was located at, Deepdene Hotel and Previously at Nine Elms Tarpaulin shop. Rare to have survived with its Southern Railway dial writing.