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Whitelock (B.): Timepieces of Newcastle
O/P. 66 pages, illustrated, 1992. A book about the public clocks in Newcastle upon Tyne, plus notes on some of the clockmakers and a few sundials. A very good copy, card covers. (Ref: K2094 - C3)

Price: 9.00

Whyte (D.): Clockmakers & Watchmakers of Scotland

Whyte (D.): Clockmakers & Watchmakers of Scotland
NEW. 334 pages, 226 figures, 2005. A good book on Scottish makers, including all the research by the author and other workers since the publication in 1921 of Smith's pioneering work Old Scottish Clockmakers 1453 - 1850. This is an essential reference book for all Scottish clock and watch enthusiasts. With dust jacket. (Ref: N725)
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Price: 35.00

Wolfendale (A.): Harrison in the Abbey
O/P. 78 pages, illustrated, 2006. A book published in honour of John Harrison on the occasion of the unveiling of his memorial in Westminster Abbey, London on 24 March 2006. The book contains articles on John Harrison, his work and its significance, as well as articles on the Abbey, the memorial itself, and the Worshipful Company of Clockmakers. A fine copy, card covers. (Ref: K3586 - J1)

Price: 10.00

Woodford (N. & D.): The Thristle Clockmakers of Somerset 1765 - 1899 including James Cole of Stowey, John Millard of Stogursey and the Dial Makers Pyke of Bridgewater and Cox of Taunton

Woodford (N. & D.): The Thristle Clockmakers of Somerset 1765 - 1899 including James Cole of Stowey, John Millard of Stogursey and the Dial Makers Pyke of Bridgewater and Cox of Taunton
NEW. 448 pages plus addendum sheet, illustrated, limited edition of 300 copies. 2012. An excellent book about the life and work of 4 generations of the Thristle family who made longcase clocks in several Somerset villages. The Thristles used painted dials by Pyke and Cox. The book also includes new information about James 'Conjuror' Cole of Nether Stowey who made 3 year-going longcase clocks and was father of the famous London clockmakers Thomas Cole and James Ferguson Cole. This book sets a new standard for authors who self publish: good original research, well illustrated in colour, good page layouts, printed on high quality paper, hardback with dust jacket - a delightful book to own.

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(Ref: N2795)

Price: 19.50
Woodrow (J.): Clockmakers of Beccles

Woodrow (J.): Clockmakers of Beccles
O/P. [32 pages], illustrated, 2012. A small booklet containing details of the 47 clock and watch makers known to have worked in the Suffolk town of Beccles between 1630 and 1937. Card covers.
(Ref: N2714)

Price: 4.25
Young (J.): Wiltshire Watch and Clockmakers Volume 1 - Chippenham, Swindon, Marlborough and North Wiltshire

Young (J.): Wiltshire Watch and Clockmakers - Volume 1 North Wiltshire
NEW. 193 pages, illustrated, 2004 The first of a series of 3 volumes on Wiltshire. This volume covers the north of the county and includes Chippenham, Marlborough and Swindon. This is an excellent addition to the literature on clockmakers of English counties and contains much new research not recorded elsewhere. An essential book for enthusiasts. Soft covers. (Ref: N420)
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Price: 20.00
Young (J.): Wiltshire Watch and Clockmakers Volume 2 - Devizes, Trowbridge, Warminster, Westbury, Bradford-on-Avon, Melksham, Pewsey & Central Wiltshire

Young (J.): Wiltshire Watch and Clockmakers Volume 2 - Devizes, Trowbridge, Warminster, Westbury, Bradford-on-Avon, Melksham, Pewsey & Central Wiltshire
NEW. 324 pages, illustrated, 2006. The second volume on Wiltshire makers, a very detailed listing of all the makers in central Wiltshire including the towns listed above. An excellent addition to the literature on regional clockmakers. Soft covers. (Ref: N999)
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Price: 25.00
Young (J.): Wiltshire Watch and Clockmakers Volume 3 - Salisbury, Wilton, Amesbury, Downton, Mere, Hindon, Tisbury & South Wiltshire

Young (J.): Wiltshire Watch and Clockmakers Volume 3 - Salisbury, Wilton, Amesbury, Downton, Mere, Hindon, Tisbury & South Wiltshire
NEW. 316 pages, illustrated, 2012. The third and final volume on Wiltshire makers, a very detailed listing of all the makers in South Wiltshire including the towns listed above. An excellent addition to the literature on regional clockmakers. Card covers. (Ref: N2687)
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Price: 25.00

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