Category: <span>My writings</span>

English horology My writings Research-Recherche

My writings Research-Recherche

In 2018 I acquired a poorly described watch movement from France for a modest sum. It turned out to be from the workshop of Edward East (1602-1697), whom Baillie described…

English horology My writings Research-Recherche

My writings Research-Recherche

In the marvellous book “It’s About Time” (published shortly after his death by his widow Margaret), Major Paul Chamberlain wrote a short biography of our subject which starts with the…

My writings Research-Recherche

French horology My writings Research-Recherche

(English follows…) J’ai écrit ce document chronologique (basé sur plusieurs sources) qui dresse un sommaire des interactions entre Jean-André Lepaute (1720-1788) et Pierre-Auguste Caron (1732-99) au sujet de l’invention de…

French horology My writings Research-Recherche

(Le français suit…) After acquiring an old watch signed “Romilly” I had researched the watchmaker and summarized the information in this chronological table, which may be useful to others interested…

French horology My writings Research-Recherche

French horology My writings

This is a Powerpoint presentation I prepared and gave in Fall 2019 to our local NAWCC Chapter 111. The presentation provides an overview of provincial watch and clock making in…

English horology My writings