Striking mechanism for clock, Buckfast Abbey, Devon

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Description:Photograph of the striking mechanism for clock made by Gillett and Johnston of Croydon and repaired or maintained by A.J. Thornton, clock and watchmaker of Stone. He started his clock making business in 1926 and continued until his death in 1982.

From collection of photographs formerly belonging to A.J. Thornton, Clockmaker, Old Road, Stone.

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Creators: Mr A.J. Thornton - Contributor

Donor ref:P2016.008.0022 (37/31918)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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