Pavement Clock 1950

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Pavement clock for passers by at Windsor, Berkshire.

L/S tower of Windsor Castle, pan down to M/S street scene. M/S street scene, car in foreground. M/S man looking in jeweller's window. Jeweller Mr. C. D. Dyson walks out of door holding clock, pan with him as he starts to fit clock in hole...

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Cataloguer:
Amelia
Stock:
Black & White
Sound:
Sound
Media URN:
44971
Sort Number:
NP 296
Time in/Out:
01:07:57:00 / 01:09:05:00
Canister:
NP 296
Film ID:
1373.06
Issue Date:
15/05/1950

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  • The pavement clock was situated outside No. 9 Thames Street in Windsor, and remained there until some time in the 1980s.

    On 28th January 2011 a new version of the clock was installed in its place........

    www.rbwm.gov.uk/web/news_210
    10_windsor_pavement_clock_installed.htm


    "Catle" in tags needs changing to Castle.


    jamied 25th May 2012
  • The man installing the clock at the start of the film is Bernard Mummery, who apparently was also the Royal Clock Winder at Windsor Castle.

    jamied 25th May 2012
  • "Jeweller Mr. C. D. Dyson walks out of door" - clarifying my earlier comment, the man walking out of the door is Bernard Mummery, of Dysons Jewellers.

    jamied 5th Jun 2012

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