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Gledhill--Brook Clocking In Machine Clock Pre 1918 Wheldale Colliery Yorkshire

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Seller: petshort (92) 100%, Location: Wakefield, Ships to: Free Local Pickup, Item: 122241557596 ANTIQUE GLEDHILL-BROOK CLOCKING IN MACHINE CLOCK , FITTED WITH A PIECE OF WOOD ACROSS BACK INSIDE TO STOP IT MOVING . THE CLOCK COMES IN AN OAK CABINET. BOTTOM PART OF MACHINE MISSING, TOLD CLOCK WAS WORKING BUT BEEN STOOD IN A GARAGE FOR 30 YEARS . VERY EARLY CLOCK DATING FROM PRE 1918 , SERIAL NUMBER IS 13303 . THE CASE IS VERY DIRTY COVERED IN COBWEBS BUT NOT REMOVED AS DID NOT WANT TO CLEAN. THERE IS ROT ON THE BOTTOM WOOD AND THE DOOR IS VERY TIGHT AND THE CABINET CASE LOCK IS RUSTED , THOUGH COMPLETE WITH CABINET KEY. THE CLOCK LOOKS FINE INSIDE FROM WHAT I CAN SEE , AND THE PENDULUM SWINGS FREELY . COMPLETE WITH WINDING KEY AND AN OLD LETTER MENTIONING SPRING PLUS TWO LITTLE BITS OF METAL , PLEASE SEE PHOTOS TO AID DESCRIPTION. THE CLOCK CAME FROM WHELDALE COLLIERY IN CASTLEFORD YORKSHIRE ACCORDING TO THE MAN I PURCHASED IT OFF. WOULD MAKE A GOOD RESTORATION PROJECT FOR SOMEONE WHO KNOWS ABOUT THESE CLOCKS , THE NUMBER STAMPED IN THE TOP OF THE CABINET MATCHES THE ONE ON THE CLOCK. THIS IS THE OLDEST GLEDHILL-BROOK CLOCK IVE COME ACROSS . THIS CLOCK IS VERY HEAVY AND MAY TAKE TWO PEOPLE TO LIFT AND DUE TO ITS WEIGHT IS COLLECTION ONLY FROM THE WAKEFIELD LEEDS AREA OF YORKSHIRE . THANK YOU FOR LOOKING AT THIS VERY OLD ANTIQUE CLOCK . COMPLETE WITH WIND UP KEY AND KEY FOR CABINET. THE KEY WOUND THE CLOCK UP AND CAME TO A STOP AND THE GLASS IS INTACT ON THE CABINET . HOPE THIS INFORMATION HELPS . SOLD AS SPARE OR REPAIR . Age: Antique, Post-1900

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