John Smith (fl.1826)
Longcase clock. Oak longcase clock, the square dial signed 'Jno Smith, Wrexham' and painted with two birds, the spandrels decorated with shells, with an eight-day striking movement. Inscribed inside '1826 November 13th Thoas Dutton bought this clock off Mr.John Smith, Wrexham'.
Given by Phillip Yorke III (1905-1978) along with the estate, house and contents to the National Trust in 1973.
Marks and inscriptions
Inside the clock.: 1826 November 13th Thoas Dutton bought this clock off Mr.John Smith, Wrexham
Makers and roles
John Smith (fl.1826), clockmaker