Great Central Railwayana Auctions

Auction Catalogue: Great Central Railwayana, 1 December 2018

Great Central Railwayana Auctions Sale 253, Auction Lot 55 Lot 55
A late 19th century 8" LSWR mahogany roundhead clock from Walkers and typical of this supplier; used in Bollo Lane Box, Gunnersbury. Overall height: 10". The box with single side door and bottom door with lock; rear stamped S.W 2820 below what appears to be the same number gouged out. Convex moulded one-piece dial surround containing a replaced spun bezel with clip in sight ring. Dial written S.R John Walker 1, South Molton St. London 2820. S.W. in standard SR style, now in poor condition and covered by a secondary dial written similarly. Typical early Walker wire fusee movement between rectangular plates with wide shallow feet and shaped backcock. Complete with original pendulum, winder, door key and copy of entry in SR records. £500-800