Lead, brass, wood
Place of origin
Calke Abbey, Derbyshire (Accredited Museum)
8 day striking turret clock by Whitehurst, Derby, 1793. 2 train double frame construction movt. with anchor escapement, wood rod pendulum with lead lenticular bob and regulation on calibrated dia (?) above suspension. Pinned, gathered countwheel striking. Bolt and shutter maintaining power. Anti- friction wheel on back, fly pivot. Signed on brass plate on the front of the frame; 'Whitehurst Derby, 1793'. Setting dial engraved on second wheel. 'Pump pallets' hand setting.
Marks and inscriptions
Pump pallets (Setting dial engraved on second wheel)
Makers and roles
Whitehurst , manufacturer