The British Railway Clock Specialist
North London Railway 12 inch mahogany cased English fusee railway clock supplied to the railway in 1889 by Thwaites & Reed of Clerkenwell London. The case with a one piece turned convex surround, cast brass bezel secured by a bezel lock, one side door and a bottom door secured by a brass catch is branded NLR Y twice and has an LMS brass numberplate 12289 pinned to it. The original dial is lettered N.L.R.Y THWAITES & REED CLERKENWELL and retains its original brass Thwaites hands. The brass chain driven movement has rectangular plates which are stamped on the front plate TR 15362, this dates the clock from the Thwaites records to 1889. Complete and in working condition with pendulum and key. A rare and stunning clock from one of the top London makers.