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Clockmakers of Llanrwst

Colin Brown

Clockmakers of Llanrwst

pre-industrial clockmaking in a Welsh market town

by Colin Brown

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Published by Bridge Books in Wrexham .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementColin & Mary Brown.
ContributionsBrown, Mary.
The Physical Object
Pagination277p.,9 col.plates :
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19120680M
ISBN 101872424996

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  Brown Colin Clockmakers [The..] of Llanrwst Pre-Industrial Clockmaking in a Welsh Maket Town , 1st edition Book on one towns' clockmaker in Wales, illustrated, indexed Wales Llanrwst geo-uk-reg. The Clockmakers of Llanrwst: Colin Brown, Mary Brown: Books - Skip to main content. Try Prime EN Hello, Sign in Account & Lists Sign in Account & Lists Returns & Orders Try Prime Cart. Books. Go Search Hello Select your address Reviews: 1.

This clock is illustrated by Colin & Mary Brown, The Clockmakers of Llanrwst, Bridge Books, , p fig, where captioned Clock number by John Owen, We found a few clocks with 'frizzy' cornices such as this one. For more information about this maker, see the book: The Clockmakers of Llanrwst by Colin and Mary Brown. The clock strikes the hours on a bell and has a date aperture in the 13” square dial. The case is typical of Llanrwst clockcase making, with heavy oak timbers and a backboard of local timber – in this case chestnut or possibly sycamore.


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The Clockmakers of Llanrwst: Pre Industrial Clockmaking in a Welsh Market TownWritten: 01 Jan,   The Clockmakers of Llanrwst: Pre-industrial Clockmaking in a Welsh Market Town Paperback – Import, Novem by Colin Brown (Author), Mary Brown (Author) out of 5/5(1). Gwales Description. A paperback, edition of a standard reference book on the work of the clockmakers of the Llanrwst in the 18th century, in particular the Owen family of John, Watkin, William and David, including interesting details on their methodology and technical details on clock manufacture.

12 colour photographs, black-and-white photographs, diagrams, tables and maps. Clockmakers of Llanrwst, The - Pre-industrial Clockmaking in a Welsh Market Town. by Brown, Colin; Brown, Mary at - ISBN - ISBN - Bridge Books. Colin and Mary Brown The clockmakers of Llanrwst Bridge books pages hardback 26 cm x 18 cm Book and its dj both like new clean bright excellent condition W T R Pryce Samuel Roberts clockmaker National museum of Wales pages Hardback 25 cm x 17 cm Book and dj both as new clean bright excellent condition.

Llanrwst is World renowned for clockmaking and for such a small town the amount of clocks which we made was quite astounding. There were two major clock makers to come from Llanrwst Clockmakers of Llanrwst book father and son combination that spaned for some 65 Clockmakers of Llanrwst book here are just some of the Llanrwst Clocks made by John Owen we have had the pleasure in viewing over the years here at Snowdonia Antiques.

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AN EARLY 18TH CENTURY OAK BRASS 12" DIAL 8 DAY MOVEMENT LONGCASE CLOCK BY THE MAKER JOHN OWEN OF LLANRWST. WITH OGEE CORNICE ABOVE FIXED PILLAR DOOR WITH TURNED GILDED CAPITALS, THE BRASS DIAL WELL ENGRAVED WITH EARLY FOLIATE SPANDRELS, ROMAN NUMERALS CENTER DATE AND SECONDS APERTURE, SIGNED 'JN OWEN LLANRWST IMPERATOR'.

Brass faced 8 day longcase clock by John Owen of Llanrwst, founder of Wales’s most celebrated family of clockmakers, c Excellent Conwy valley oak case featuring a square hood without the architectural pediments found on later Owen clocks.

Moulded cornice and a fine pierced fretwork frieze backed with red silk over turned and reeded columns. Clockmakers of Llanrwst, The - Pre-industrial Clockmaking in a Welsh Market Town.

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The Clockmakers of Llanrwst O/P. pages, 11 colour plates and figures, the original hardback edition, This excellent book, about pre-industrial clockmaking in a Welsh market town, is primarily about the life and work of John and Watkin Owen who made clocks in Llanrwst .Brass faced 8 day longcase clock c by Watkin Owen of Llanrwst, Wales’ most celebrated clock maker.

Excellent Conwy valley oak case, the hood with an architectural ‘broken’ pediment and turned columns with gilded terminals. The body of the clock features a slim door with shaped top, quarter columns and ogee mouldings at the neck and waist.

Base with slap on panel and chamfered front.THE CLOCKMAKERS OF LLANRWST PRE-INDUSTRIAL CLOCKMAKING IN A WELSH MARKET TOWN written by Brown, Colin Brown, Mary published by Bridge Books (STOCK CODE: ) for sale by Stella & Rose's Books.