The Standard Time Co. Ltd., Turret Clocks, Electric Systems, Time Signals, Time Balls.

Catalogue no: 1211
Dewey No: Subject(s): Catalogues
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 22 Illustrations: 18 Language(s): English Publication date: c.1912
Editor: Publisher: The Standard Time Co. Ltd.
Dimensions: 205mm x 135mm Condition: Good, cover torn along spine and dirty
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Catalogue accompanied by letter from Standard Time addressed to R. Gardner Esq. Part of which as follows; "We beg to call your attention to our system of supplying Greenwich Time Signals HOURLY direct from Greenwich Observatory upon a bell or Deflecting Needle. The cost is only #3.3.0 per annum---". On a separate headed paper is a list of 11 firms, "A few of the notable Chronometer makers and raters who use our system of Bell signals." The catalogue coprises the following sections; 1. Hourly Synchronising of Clocks, pp.4-5 2. Electric System, pp.6-9 3. Time Signals on Needles and Baals, pp.10-11 4. Turret Clocks, pp.14-15 5. Factory Clocks, p.16 6. Clocks on Loan, p.17 7.Testimonials, pp18-19 8. A few of our Installations, pp.18-21 9. Interesting Items, p.22 Inside of front cover are two interesting photographs of the Standard Time Showroom and Switch Room.
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