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carriage clock

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(Horology) a portable clock, usually in a rectangular case with a handle on the top, of a type originally used by travellers
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Then there are the catalogues, which bristle with "personally curated" offers and which, along with the towel bale or curtains you ordered, will dish out panini-makers, cuddly toys, carriage clocks and beach bags, and with the same whiff of desperation that you'd more rightly expect from a fence in an alley with a sniffer dog on his heels.
Not when he was fixing cranky old carriage clocks or reviving a classic timepiece on Front Street.
The theme of tonight's programme is travel - from vintage suitcases that contain beds and writing desks, to the reason why carriage clocks are called carriage clocks.
The theme of tonight's programme is travel - from vintage suitcases that contain beds and writing desks to the reason why carriage clocks are called carriage clocks.
Aberdeen City Council bosses announced compulsory job cuts in January - two days after agreeing to buy three carriage clocks and six Cartier pens for pounds 1683.
Product designer Amy Levinson, currently a designer in residence at Northumbria University, has some fantastic cardboard carriage clocks (pounds 15) and pendulum clocks (pounds 30), which come flat pack and undecorated allowing the owner to play a part in the creative process by adding their own personal touch.
From the late 1940s through to the 80s the firm concentrated on production of mantel and carriage clocks, producing among others the Princess clock presented in 1947 to Princess Elizabeth on her marriage.
Except, instead of ruddycheeked pensioners from the Lake District getting their dusty old carriage clocks out for Huw Scully to examine, it's Bazza from Manchester dropping his trackkie bottoms to show us his piles in the middle of the Arndale Centre.
There are traditional "grandfather clocks," and also oddities such as small French carriage clocks that were taken on long carriage rides to keep time during the trip.
He promises a fine selection of bracket, wall, and carriage clocks as well as traditional longcase clocks.
The 34 year-old Tipton man and a Wolverhampton man, aged 39, were arrested in September over the theft of six-inch high gold and glass carriage clocks.
Gold watches and carriage clocks were spurned as the big-hearted bosses determined to go one better for the pair, who joined The Cake Shop in Bedworth 22 years ago - and never took a day off sick.