Summer Show 2013

Friday 14, Saturday 15 & Sunday 16 June 2013

 

THOMAS TOMPION 1638–1713

'Father of English Clockmaking'

  • Meet the Guardians of Big Ben
  • Visit Trade Stands
  • GENTS exhibition by Colin Reynolds
  • Engine Turning Display by John Moorhouse
  • Marquetry/Carpentry Demonstration
  • Workshop Demonstrations
  • Timed Talks on Horology and the History of Upton Hall
  • Horological Raffle
Friday
See the unveiling of the Temperance Society Turret Clock
Sunday
See the unveiling of the cleaned and restored painting by Sir Godfrey Kneller, as we remember the tercentenary of the death of Tompion
Sunday
BHI Annual General Meeting 12 noon – all members welcome
Sunday
Grand Horological Auction – grab yourself a bargain (see below)

For more details about the Show contact: Briony Dickinson on 01636 817602 or email briony@bhi.co.uk

Grand Horological Auction 500+ LOTS - Sunday 16 June at 1.30pm.

Auction Catalogues available June 1. Price £2 by email, £2.50 by post.

Contact Jayne Hall on 01636 817605 or email jayne@bhi.co.uk for a copy.