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Colour photograph of a working model of a tower clock fitted with five tubular bells

Keeping time for the Museum galleries for nearly a century, T.1921.20 ‘Working model of a tower clock fitted with Lord Grimthorpe’s escapement and striking the hours and Westminster quarters on five tubular bells, to a scale of 6 inches to 1 foot, by James Ritchie and Son, Edinburgh’.