Synchronome. Some Important Installations of Synchronome Electric Clocks

Catalogue no: 1197
Dewey No: Subject(s): Electrical Horology
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 32 Illustrations: 4 Language(s): English Publication date: c.1930
Editor: Publisher: The Synchronome Company, Ltd.
Dimensions: 215mm x 140mm Condition: Good
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Buff coloured card covers with Synchronome cartoon on front and illustration of the Synchronome system on rear cover. Inside front cover is list of patents, papers and lectures concerned with the Company from 1895 to 1925. Also announces, "Since 1925 the time of the World has been determined with the assistance of the Synchronome FREE PENDULUM at Greenwich Observatory." The entire publication is a list of organisations and businesses that have installed Synchronome systems in the following catagories; 1. Some Well-Known Firms, 1-9 2. Engineers, 10-14 3. Generating Stations, 15 4. Shipowners, 15 5. Railways, 16 6. Export, 16 7. Newspapers, 17 8. Paper Etc., 17 9. Printers Etc., 18 10. Institutions, 18 11. Banks and Bankers, 19 12. Insurance, 19 13. Hotels, Clubs and Retaurants, 20 14. Watchmakers and Jewellers, 21 15. Hospitals, 22 16. Corporations, etc., 23 17. Churches, 23 18. Government and other Offices, 24 19. Universities and Colleges, 25 20. Schools, 26-27 21. Private Houses, 28-30 Page 30 includes a list of Observatories using the Synchronome Free Pendulum Page 31, Index Page 32, A few Testimonials out of many
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